|Alma Mater:||Nazareth College|
May comes to UAlbany in 2016 after serving as an assistant coach for four seasons at Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville, Ga.
With the team since its infancy in 2012, the Grizzlies qualified for the NAIA Tournament in the two seasons following its debut. May led Gwinnett to the AII Conference title in 2013 and 2014, and ranked top-10 nationally among NAIA institutions in 2013. He assisted with all aspects of the program including recruiting, video exchange, scouting and prospective student-athlete visits.
Prior to his stint with the Grizzlies, May was the Director of Soccer Operations at UConn from 2009-2011. He was a member of the coaching staff for the BIG EAST regular season champion Huskies in 2009, as well as two NCAA Division I Tournament runs in 2009 and 2010. May was also an interim assistant for a brief stint in the summer of 2011. A perennial national powerhouse in UConn, May had his hand in fundraising, team travel, training sessions, marketing and day-to-day operations for the Huskies.
May began his collegiate coaching career at his alma mater Nazareth College in 2004. The Flyers made their first NCAA Tournament appearance in the Division III ranks in 2005 under May’s tutelage. Following his two-year stint at Nazareth, he served as an assistant coach at RIT. In his first season with the Tigers, the team earned Empire 8 Coaching Staff of the Year accolades.
In addition to his extensive experience coaching in college, May has also been a club coach for boys and girls in Atlanta, Ga., Connecticut and New York. He has served as a Region 3 Olympic Development Program (ODP) coach out of Tuscaloosa, Ala., to help select players in the Southeast for Olympic Development in various age groups.
On the pitch, May was a midfielder for the Flyers and garnered NSCAA All-Region honors as a senior. He ranks sixth at Nazareth in career assists (16) and second in single-season assists with 10 as a senior captain.
A 2008 graduate of Nazareth College, May holds a Bachelor’s in Political Science as well as an NSCAA National and Advance National license.