MEET THE TRAINERS
MEET THE TRAINERS
Executive Director Ashleigh Shim founded TRAINED2GO SOCCER ACADEMY out of her love for the game. Her desire is to help players from all skill levels and economic backgrounds use an affordable and high quality supplemental training platform to improve their game. She is a professional soccer player who competed in Germany’s Bundesliga 2 and Sweden’s Dam Division 1. Shim has been around international soccer since the age of 15 when she represented the Cayman Islands in the 2009 U17 World Cup Qualifiers and in 2015 earning her first cap with Jamaica in the 2016 Olympic Qualifiers. She is currently competing with Jamaica and preparing for the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France. At Florida International University, Shim studied Sports and Fitness: Pre-Physical Therapy and played NCAA Division I soccer. Shim is a USSF National C licensed candidate.
Coach Dominique Brown received her Bachelor’s in Political Science from South Carolina State University and was a member of the NCAA Division I Women’s Soccer Program. She graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in 2018 and is now a practicing attorney in Miami, Florida. As a player, the game of soccer has been a huge part of her life since she was 4 years old. As a coach, she has worked for South Carolina ODP, Coerver Coaching, University of Miami Women’s Club Soccer Team, and is a current coach at Cutler Ridge Soccer Club.
Coach Maria Zamora is a student assistant coach for the Barry University men’s soccer team. A 2018 graduate of Barry with a bachelor's in exercise physiology, she has also coached with the Barcelona Elite Soccer Academy and with the recreation department in Miami Shores Village. In addition to her duties with the Bucs, she works as a performance specialist at Fast Twitch, helping improve the speed, agility, power and conditioning of different athletes. She is currently working on her Master's degree in Movement Sciences with the ultimate goal of working with professional soccer players in the future.