Here you will find the San Diego Thunder Coaching staff as well as front office, team managers, trainers, and volunteers that help make this great team accomplish success and grow within the community.

Management Team

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DERRICK JOHNSON

Founder and CEO

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MICHAEL WALKER

Executive VP of Football Operations

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JOHNNY RICHARDSON

Director of Promotions

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TAYLON JENKINS

Player Outreach Consultant

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DARRIS GEORGE

General Manager

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BRAYAN GONZALEZ

Team Trainer

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MELISSA DORN

Public Relations Manager

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SHERMAN KNUCKOLS

Team Manager/Security Director

Coaching Staff

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PAUL TURNER

Head Coach

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NICHOLAS LEONARD

Defensive Coordinator

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ANTWAN CURTIS

Defensive Backs

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DERRICK ROBINSON

Defensive Line

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AMON GORDON

Defensive Consultant

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LAURIE MASSA

Assistant Head Coach/Quarterbacks

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ERNESTO TORRES

Assistant Defensive Backs

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RUBEN AVILA

Videographer