Proprietor, Chillingsworth and Co.
Kevin has volunteered with South Bronx United since 2010 coaching at U6, U8, and U10 levels and now as a member of the Junior Board. He played soccer throughout his youth in Philadelphia and become captain of the Skidmore College men’s team. He has spent time coaching teams in Philadelphia and Manhattan. Kevin is the proprietor of Chillingsworth & Co. When Kevin is not coaching or playing himself, he can be found working hard in the studio.
R. Derek McKechnie, Secretary
Managing Partner, Lucas Group
Derek began volunteering with South Bronx United in 2010 and has helped coach a wide variety of age groups. He is an Executive Recruiter in Manhattan specializing in financial services space. He attended Connecticut College where he graduated in 2008 with a focus on Government, Theater, and Economics. Derek moved to NYC a week after graduation and hasn’t looked back since. He is an avid Tottenham Hotspur fan and season ticket holder for the New York Red Bulls. When he isn't on the soccer pitch, he can be found cheering on his favorite sports teams and spending time with his friends. Derek has also served on the SBU Junior Board.
Associate Manager, GlobeOp Financial Services
Felipe has been part of the South Bronx United community since 2011, volunteering as a high school recreational coach. He currently is an associate manager at Globeop Financial Services after working at Bank of America in Chicago and London. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Northwestern University. Felipe has enjoyed soccer since growing up in Colombia as and Inter Milan fan. He moved to Miami where won two district titles and was selected to the all-Miami Dade Country team in high school. He enthusiastically supports the SBU cause of soccer as a vehicle for social change, as a way to promote the beautiful game in the United States, and as a means to academic achievement and wellness.
Senior Associate, PIMCO
Jos joined the Junior Board in 2012 after starting as an assistant coach with an SBU travel team.
Associate, Citigroup Inc.
James began volunteering with South Bronx United in 2011 as a coach in the organization’s U14 recreational program. He is currently an Associate Investment Banker in Citigroup’s Municipal Securities Division. James is a graduate of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and holds a B.B.A. degree with a major in Finance and a B.S. degree with a major in International Studies. In the fall of 2012, he will matriculate to Columbia University to be part of the University’s MBA Class of 2014. James is an avid soccer fan and a supporter of both the New York Red Bulls and F.C. København.
Associate, Morgan Stanley
Pranav, a lifelong soccer fan, has volunteered with South Bronx United since 2010. He helped coordinate the recreational program and has coached at the U10, U14 and high school levels. He is currently an Associate at Morgan Stanley in New York. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and and M.S in Financial Engineering from Cornell University. Having lived in several countries including India, Belgium, South Africa and Japan, Pranav loves how the beautiful game brings people from diverse cultures and backgrounds together, just like SBU does in the South Bronx community. One day, Pranav also hopes to get his USSF coaching license.
Vice President, Morgan Stanley
Alberto began volunteering with South Bronx United in 2010, coaching seven and eight year old boys and girls on Saturdays. He was also a member the Benefit Committee that helped organize the first annual South Bronx United Benefit. Alberto is a Vice President of Retail Banking Operations at Morgan Stanley, responsible for implementing new products and streamlining processes. He holds a B.S. in Management and MIS from Post University in Waterbury, CT. Alberto is a big soccer fan, supporting the U.S. and Portuguese national teams, FC Porto and his local Red Bulls.
Associate Editor, Time Out New York
Chris has been a volunteer coach in the recreational program since 2010, working primarily with the U14 boys division. A dual citizen of the U.S. and U.K., Chris is a lifelong player and fan, with a game similar to an unfit and uncoordinated Steven Gerrard. He grew up In Washington D.C. and Connecticut, then attended Harvard University. He moved to New York City in 2006 to pursue a career as a writer. Currently, he is an associate editor of food and drink for the magazine, Time Out New York. He is excited to be a part of the South Bronx United organization as it grows and continues to bring positive change—as well as a love of soccer—to more youth in the area.