Mike Whyatt Named New Executive Director of Halifax CITY Soccer Club

Mike Whyatt Named New Executive Director of Halifax CITY Soccer Club

Halifax, November 26, 2019  — Halifax CITY Soccer Club has found a new leader.

Mike Whyatt has been selected as the new Executive Director for Halifax CITY Soccer Club. Mike has been working as the Director of Coaching and Director of Soccer Development for Soccer Nova Scotia throughout the past 6 years. Prior to his time with Soccer Nova Scotia, Mike spent 3 years as Cape Breton Football Club's Technical Director. 
 
Over the past 3 years, Mike has held one of the most important jobs in soccer in Nova Scotia.  As the Director of Soccer Development with Soccer Nova Scotia he was responsible for player and coaching development and has been the leading the new Canada Soccer Club Licensing program.  Mike is also a Canada Soccer B license coach and a learning facilitator.
 
"Mike Whyatt is the ideal candidate for the job based on his extensive experience in and knowledge of soccer development in the formative years.  We could not have chosen a more passionate soccer advocate to lead Halifax City Soccer’s new direction." - Mark McFarland, President Halifax CITY Soccer Club
 
Mike's official start date with CITY is January 6, 2020.