Greg Barkey, Manager of Assistant Referees

FIFA International Assistant Referee 1995-2008
USA Referee Team FIFA World Cup Germany 2006
300+ Major League Soccer matches, 4 MLS Cup Finals
MLS Assistant Referee of the Year 2009
3 US Open Cup Finals
USSF National Instructor & Assessor
Nominated for two Emmy Awards for Television Post Production Editing


Bill Dittmar, Assistant Referee Coach

MLS Assistant Referee 1996-2015
200+ MLS and Top Tier professional matches
2013 MLS Cup and All-Star Game
NCAA college official for over 1,100 college matches
Selected to referee at the Men’s NCAA Final Four 3 times
31 seasons coaching boys varsity soccer at Denbigh HS. Newport News, VA
President and Founder of Executive Fusion, Inc.
 Marketing Strategy, Executive Coaching, Public Speaking and Event Promotion

Scott Weyland, Assistant Referee Coach

FIFA Assistant Referee
US Soccer National Referee
National Assessor
Nurse Practitioner, Trauma Service (Surgery) at 2 Level II Trauma Centers in Salinas & San Jose Flight Nurse (Part-time) on helicopter air ambulance
Personal: Enjoy good single-malt Whiskey (Scotch)


JP Spicer-Escalante, PH.D, Assistant Referee Coach

MLS Assistant Referee from 1996-2001
USSF National Referee Coach
USSF National Referee Emeritus
Utah State Director of Assessment and Referee Development.
Professor of Latin American Literature and Culture at Utah State University.
Competitive cyclist, mountain climber, and photographer


Gibby Widner, Assistant Referee Coach

Emeritus National Referee
MLS Assistant Referee for 8 years
USSF National Assessor
Mentor referee for Region III
Physical education / Health teacher
Boys and girls high school varsity soccer coach, Eastlake H.S., El Paso, TX


James Conlee, Assistant Referee Coach

MLS Assistant Referee 8 years, 126 games
USSF Open Cup Final 2015
USSF National Referee, 10 years
Referee Coach Mentor
Mathematics Instructor, Commonwealth Governor's School, VA