Jesse Bettinger received a BA from University of Southern Maine departments of Philosophy and Honors Program in 2006, and his MA from Claremont Graduate University in Philosophy and Religion in 2009. A former ODP region 1 pool player, he played collegiately at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, NY and finished up at University of Southern Maine. Jesse has been coaching at the club, high school, and college level since 2005. Currently he is finishing his PhD at the Claremont Graduate University. He has also served as a staff coach for Stanford Elite soccer camps as well as invited to guest observe the U14 US National Team training sessions.