Michele Niece - Director of Player Welfare and Education
Michele joined SLSG Missouri in 2013 assisting in various administrative capacities within the SLSG Missouri Academy and Girls ECNL programs. Prior to moving to St. Louis, Michele lived in Texas where she worked with FC Dallas as their Academy Program School Liaison. A certified teacher and school administrator, she currently serves as the Director of Learning and Innovation for the Kirkwood School District. Michele brings a unique and holistic perspective drawing on her experiences as a classroom teacher, a school administrator and as a parent of two elite athletes now competing at NCAA level. Michele serves as a resource for Saint Louis FC Academy players and families in the area of academic support, academic planning, life skill development as well as other areas associated with supporting and developing the person, so that the player can thrive.