Director of Football


  New Zealand


A product of Hiroshi Miyazawa’s first generation of academy players, Jo has recently returned home from 6 years abroad in North America both in the US Colliegiate system and playing professional.

Playing Career:

NZ Secondary Schools U19 (Captain)

Florida International University

Ocala Stampede (PDL, USA)

Ottawa Fury (USL Pro, Canada)

Central United FC (NRPL)

Onehunga Sports FC (NRFL)

International Honours:

U20 New Zealand National Team (Squad)


Coaching Career:


Ocala Stampede (USA) – Academy Coach


Ottawa Fury (Canada) – Program Director


WYNRS Full Time Academy Coach

2014 – Present

Onehunga Sports FC Youth Coach


Onehunga Sports Mens First Team – Assistant Coach

2015 – Present

Wellington Phoenix Soccer School


Coaching Career Highlights:

Head coach WPSS team at the Reysol Cup in Japan (Runner Up 2016)

Metro league Champions (U13) Onehunga Sports FC

Coaching License:

New Zealand Football Junior Level 3
New Zealand Football Youth Level 3
New Zealand Football Senior Level 2