Ian Rees grew up in Plantation, Florida playing on the fields of Pine Island Park. At 23, he moved to NYC to pursue a career in college coaching. Ian has had the opportunity to coach at various levels all over the USA. In 2010 he travelled with Istria SC to Croatia and played in several exhibition matches against professional and semi-professional teams in the country. In addition to coaching experience, Ian has completed several refereeing certifications and has officiated matches at all amateur levels in NYC and South Florida.