Chris Klein
Director of Rec Training


Chris started working in Legacy in 2010 as the Legacy Rec Training Coodinator. Chris instructs all our Rec Training staff coaches and holds training sessions two nights a week during the Rec seasons for our Rec teams. This program helps our Rec coaches by having an additional practice run by our trained Rec coaching staff that is directed by Chris Klein. Chris is also our Co-Coodinator of the Academy for U5-U8 players.

TEAMS: Director of Rec Training, Co Coordinator of Academy U5-U8
  • NSCAA Gker 1 & 2 Diploma (2014)
  • USSF E License (2012)
  • Arizona State University, MED Curriculum and Instruction (Secondary Education) (2003)
  • University of Georgia, BS Education Major: Art Education (1994)
  • Certified Arizona 7-12 Art (K-12 Art Endorsement) (1994-present)
  • Certified Arizona Career and Technical Education- Industrial Tech. (2010)
  • Certified  Secondary English Instruction (2009)
  • Arizona Educator Proficiency Assessment (2009)
  • Georgia Teacher Certification Test: Passed December (1993)
  • K-8 Summer Arts Academy, Site Supervisor/Creator (1998-present)
  • Fine Arts Dept. Chair, Desert Vista High School, August (2004-08)
  • Membership chair Arizona Art Education Association council (1998-00)
  • High School Photo Instructor- Desert Vista High School, TUHSD #213 (1997-present)
  • K-8 Art Teacher Red Mesa School District #27 (1994-96)
  • Legacy, Youth Soccer Academy, Co Coordinator Academy (2012-present)
  • Legacy, Rec Training Coordinator (2011-present)
  • YMCA Director of Soccer - Pre-k to 6th grade (2007-11)
  • YMCA Volunteer soccer coach - K, 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade (2006-11)
  • 99 AZFC Hammers Blue Team Manager (2007-09)
  • 02 AZFC Hammers Team Manager (2008-09)
  • 02 Sereno South Team Manager (2009-11)
  • 99 San Tan Boys Red Manager (2010-11)
  • DVHS Boys Assistant to Varsity and J.V coach (State Runner-up) (2007-10)
  • DVHS Varsity Girls assistant and J. V. Coach (State Runner-up) (2006-07)