Executive Director

Florida United Executive Director Jerome Samuels directs all aspects of the club. Jerome is a former professional player and is currenlty one of the most qualified coaches in the USA.

Licenses: UEFA “A”, USSF “A” and the USSF Academy Directors License

Coaching Experience:
  • 17 years coaching youth & college soccer
  • 2018 - to present Weston FC Technical Director
  • 2014 - 2018 Tophat ECNL & DA
  • 2005 - 2014 Georgia Perimeter College Men’s Assistant Coach
  • 2010 - present Jamaican Football Federation Coaching Education Instructor
Elite Player Development Highlights:

Between 2016 - 2020, 15 players under Jerome's guidance were selected to the US Soccer National Teams. Additionally, more than 40 players, to date, have received scholarships to colleges in the power 5 conferences.

Coaching Highlights:

ECNL National Quarter Finalist, 2-time ECNL Southeast Conference Champion, 4-time USSF Development Academy Southeast Conference Champion, USSF Development Academy Cup Quarterfinalist, 8-time College Conference Champions, 8-time College Regional Champions, 5-time College Final 4 Appearances, 3-time College National Championship Finalist, 1 College National Championship

Playing Experience:

U17, U20, U23 Jamaican Youth National Team. Played professionally in England (Notts County FC), USA (Atlanta Silverbacks), Jamaica (Harbour View FC)

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Florida United Director

Florida United Director Sharolta (Shay) Nonen, is responsible for managing all technical staff and club operations. Having been under the spotlight for all of her footballing career, first as a professional player then as a D1 coach, Sharolta Nonen is now enjoying football as a member of the Florida United Coaching Staff and helping young up and coming players reach new levels.

Coaching Experience
  • 4 yrs. Head Coach – D1
  • 2 yrs. Assistant Coach – D1
  • 1 yr. Assistant Coach – NAIA
  • 1 yr. Player/Coach – Semi-Pro League
  • 4 yrs. Youth Head Coach – U11-19
Playing Experience
University of Nebraska, Lincoln (National Ranking #2)
  • First 3-Time All American in UNL history
  • Conference Player of the Year
  • Top 10 Athletes of Last ½ Century
Canadian Women’s National Team
  • 2X Women’s World Cup
  • Semi-Finalist in Women’s World Cup
  • 2X All-Tournament Team Women’s World Cup (Top 11 Players)
  • 2X Olympic Team Member
All-World Team Games
  • 2XStarter
Atlanta Beat – WUSA (Women’s Pro League – US)
  • #2 Draft Pick
  • Defender of the Year
  • 2X National Champion
Fortuna Hjorring (Pro League – Denmark)
  • All Star Team
  • National Champion
Atlanta Silverbacks
  • Player/Coach
  • National Finalist
LA Sol – WPS (Pro League – US)
  • National Champion



Scouting Director

Florida United Scouting Director Carl Brown is responsible for talent identification and recruitment for the club. Having been under the spotlight for all his footballing career, first as a player then as a coach, Carl Brown is now enjoying football as a member of the Florida United Coaching Staff.

  • In 1970, he made his debut for Jamaican National Team.
  • In 1990–1998, 2001–2004 and 2006 he coached the Jamaica National Senior Team.
  • In 1998 Coached the Jamaican National Team at the FIFA World Cup in France.
  • From August 2007 until June 2011 he was a head coach of the Cayman Islands National Football Team.
  • As of 2014, he serves on the CONCACAF Technical Committee.

If you are interested in trying out for Florida United, please contact Carl via email.

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