ALI CURTIS - SPORTING DIRECTOR
Before joining the Red Bulls, Curtis spent seven seasons with MLS between Player Relations and Competition and as the Special Assistant to the Office of the Commissioner. Most recently, Curtis was the Senior Director of Player Relations and Competition where his key responsibilities included overseeing MLS club budgets, negotiating over 200 player contracts per year, leading key areas of renegotiation of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement and leading the MLS Player Development Committee.
Curtis also supervised the MLS Homegrown Player Program, which has resulted in 20-40 signings per year and was responsible for the league-to-league strategic partnership that led to the MLS/USL PRO Club affiliations.
Along with over seven years of experience in MLS, Curtis worked as an analyst for JP Morgan Chase Private Bank from 2004-2007 in Chicago and Los Angeles prior to joining the league.
A former MLS player himself, Curtis was the second overall pick in the 2001 MLS SuperDraft by the Tampa Bay Mutiny. The forward spent four seasons in MLS with the Mutiny, D.C. United and FC Dallas (formerly the Dallas Burn). In four seasons, Curtis made 65 total appearances (35 starts) while scoring nine goals and adding eight assists.
Curtis is a graduate of Duke University where we was a standout college player and earned the 1999 Hermann and the 2000 MAC Award as the nation’s best player.
JESSE MARSCH - HEAD COACH
RAFAEL GONZALEZ - GOALKEEPER COACH
González joined the Red Bulls coaching staff on February 11, 2013, and was a key part of the group that led the Red Bulls to the 2013 Supporters' Shield title as regular-season champions of Major League Soccer.
González joined the Red Bulls following a stint as goalkeeper coach for Spanish La Liga side Málaga. Prior to that, González was with English Premier League team Aston Villa from 2007-2012, working with the club’s first team and academy goalkeepers during his tenure.
González joined the coaching ranks following a successful playing career. He started his career in 1990, featuring for Spanish Side Real Avilés. He then spent five seasons, starting in 1992, with La Liga club Real Oviedo, before moving to Málaga, where he made 75 total appearances from 1997-2003. He also had stints with Spanish sides Cultural Leonesa (2003-04) and Sporting Gijón (2004-05) and England’s Coventry City (2006-07) before retiring. González also played with Oviedo for a second time during the 2005-06 season.
Montgomery oversees the Red Bulls Player Development System, including RBNY's Academy and Grassroots Training Program. Prior to joining the Red Bulls, Montgomery was the head men's soccer coach at Adelphi University, where he led the Panthers for 29 seasons. Posting a 258-224-39 record, Montgomery guided a program that had consistently been in the top 25 in the country.
He led seven of his teams to the NCAA tournament, and his 1987 squad advanced to the quarterfinals. Montgomery led the Panthers to their first Atlantic Soccer Conference regular season and tournament titles and received ASC Coach of the Year honors in 2006. He was named NSCAA Regional Coach of the Year in 1987 and 1990 and was selected NCSC Coach of the Year in 1995. Montgomery served as an Associate Athletic Director at Adelphi from 1989 until 2006, where he was responsible for compliance and eligibility for over 250 athletes. In addition to his duties at Adelphi, Montgomery has been an assistant coach for the U14 U.S. Men's National Team since 2000.
Montgomery, who possesses a USSF "A" license, was the 1990 New York State Coach of the Year and Adelphi University Athletic Hall of Fame member became involved with the U.S. Youth Soccer Association in 1985 and coached top players from ages ranging from 12-19 in Region I. He has also traveled as a coach to events all around the world.
Montgomery attended Nassau Community College before transferring to Adelphi. He was a defender for the Panthers from 1972-73 and went on to receive his Bachelor's degree (1975) and Master's degree (1984) from Adelphi. Montgomery is married to wife Jennifer and has three daughters, Jessica, Danielle and Stephanie.
|Reserve Team Coach/Player Development Coordinator||John Wolyniec|
|Assistant Coach||Chris Armas|
|Assistant Coach||Ibrahim Sekagya|
|Technical Director||Ricardo Campos|
|Head of Scouting||Rob Elliot|
|Head Athletic Trainer||Matthew Reicher|
|Athletic Trainer||Damien Franolich|
|Athletic Trainer||Melvyn Pamplona|
|Team Administrator||Juan Romero|
|Equipment Manager||Fernando Ruiz|
|Assistant Equipment Manager||Sean Ruiz|
|Massage Therapist||Traci Snyder|
|General Practice, Hackensack University Medical Center||Michael S. Farber, MD|
|Orthopedics, Hospital for Special Surgery||Riley J. Williams III, MD|
|RED BULL ACADEMY|
|Reserve Team Head Coach||John Wolyniec|
|U23 Coach and Team Manager||Simon Nee|
|U18 Coach and Team Manager||Paul O'Donnell|
|U16 Coach and Scout||Rob Elliot|
|U15 Coach||Phil Swenda|
|U14 Coach||Jeff Zaun|
|U13 Coach||Kobie Johnson|
|Academy Administrator||Vincent Russo|
|Academy Trainer||Samantha Pingor|