Lee began coaching while a student at the University of Portsmouth (UK) becoming a volunteer coach with the University’s Women’s team and youth club. Once Lee graduated, he became the head coach for the Women’s program and also an assistant coach with the University men’s program where he stayed for 7 years enjoying great success.
During the off-seasons with the University teams Lee traveled to Chicago for 3 summers, coaching with Chicago club team Cary Defenders and MLS side Chicago Fire.
Along with working at the University Lee also coached with
Portsmouth College, Portsmouth Football Club and provided after school coaching to a large number of schools in the Portsmouth area in England.
Lee moved across to the US full time in 2011 joining Global Premier Soccer where during his 8 years with the club worked as curriculum manager, Technical Director and also as the Director of Coaching for GPS partner Weston Soccer Club. Lee coached on the girl’s program working with all age groups during his time with the club.
During his time in the US Lee has also worked with High School programs at Newton North HS and Weston HS.