Kelsey Ferguson is currently an assistant coach with Cornell Women's Soccer and joins WAZA FC from the WNY Flash Academy in Buffalo, NY where she was the head coach of ECNL teams, as well as an assistant coach at Buffalo State College. Before joining the WNY Flash Academy, Ferguson spent seven years with Lonestar Soccer Club, one of the largest and most successful youth soccer clubs in the country.
A collegiate competitor herself, and captain, on the women’s soccer team at the University of Richmond, Ferguson also had stints with the WPSL’s SoccerPlus Connecticut Reds and W-League’s Vermont Voltage. She started her coaching tenure as a volunteer assistant coach with St. Edward’s University.
Originally from Saranac Lake, Ferguson earned a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies with a minor in studio art, as well as a master's degree in Sports Management. She holds a USSF ‘B’ Coaching License, a USSF National Youth License, and a La Liga Formation Methodology-Level 3 qualification.