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meet the staff

Mackenzie Pinto

Co-Owner / Coach

A native of Harleysville Pennsylvania, Mackenzie has experience coaching males and females of all ages at the club, high school and collegiate level for 8+ years. Currently, she is the GK Coach at Arcadia University (5+ years) . Pinto is a former NAIA goalkeeper and alumni from Point Park University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports, Arts, and Entertainment Management and a Master’s Degree in International Business.

Pan (Panagiotis) Karalis


Temple University alumni, from Toms River, NJ. Has over 10 years experience of playing and coaching in this specific position. Pan has coached and trained at over a dozen Philadelphia area soccer clubs and at the professional academy level.

Simon Robinson

Co-Owner / Coach

Simon’s Goalkeeping Coaching experience spans 20+ years, coaching Keepers in both England and the USA. During this time, he has coached keepers ages 6+, at Club, College and Olympic Development level. Simon holds a Degree in Sports and Exercise Science from Leeds Metropolitan University.

Leslie Adams


Siena College, DI goalkeeper and alumni from Collegeville, PA. After years of player development and successes at the university level, Adams is now inspired to develop the next generation of goalkeepers. Adams is ready to pass on her experience and knowledge to help like minded athletes further develop their game.

Liam Dempsey


Liam Dempsey is a longtime BTP alumni with 3+ years of coaching. Dempsey coaches players at various levels including EPYSA ODP and Allentown United FC. In Autumn 2022, he will be a part of the Chelsea Football Club Foundation Coaching and Development Program at St. Mary's University Twickenham.

Michelle Zubyk

Co-owner / Administrator

Michelle has been with BTP (formerly J4K of East PA) since 2014, overseeing all of the administrative functions as our Administrative Manager. She handles all financial matters such as client billing, accounts payable, and banking. If you have a “money” question, she’s your gal!

looking to join our team?

Looking to coach, earn an internship, or add your skills at BTP in another way? We’re always looking for new coaching talent. Let us know how you can make an impact on our program!