Dean is a committed young man who is passionate about developing young
Western Australian footballers, especially concentrating on their academic
At the young age of 15, after playing football himself from the young age
of 9, Dean realised his strengths were to succeed in teaching and coaching
youngsters. His aim is for sport to be enjoyable and fun whilst also
offering Life Skills and Character Building.
After completing Year 12 in high school, Dean was accepted at Edith Cowan
University on a Bachelor of Sports Science Degree. On completion of the
three years, Dean advanced to do a Diploma of Education in Senior Teaching
for a further 12 months. Knowing that his focus was to coach young
footballers he applied to further his education and complete a two-year
Masters of Strength and Conditioning, which was completed in November 2015.
Dean is also currently coaching and developing an under-12's team with