Tom Harris, a native of Telford, England, joins the MNUFC Academy as its newest U15 Head Coach. Prior to joining the Minnesota side, Harris has extensive experience in youth soccer. He was most recently with North Carolina FC from 2018-2023 where he served, at various times, as the U15, U19, U23 Head Coach along with the role of Assistant Academy Director. Before his time with NCFC, he worked as the U17 Head Coach at the Houston Dynamo from 2013-2017, again serving as the Assistant Academy Director in Houston. From 2011-2013, Harris led the U15 Red Bull Ghana Academy squad. Internationally, Harris gained experience at the senior level as an assistant with the Sierra Leone National Team from 2013-2014 in their qualification efforts for the 2014 World Cup and the 2015 African Cup of Nations.
The English coach and has a U.S. Soccer A-License and U.S. Soccer Academy Director License. Harris additionally holds an ECFL License through the French Football Federation and MLS.