Ryan Alexander became the Head of Sports Science for Atlanta United on November 13, 2017.
Alexander joins Atlanta United from the U.S. Soccer Federation where he’s worked since 2013.
He most recently served as a sports scientist for the U.S. Men’s National Team since the beginning of 2015. Prior to that, he worked as a physiologist with U.S. Women’s Youth National Teams since starting with the federation.
His extensive background in soccer includes work as a goalkeeper coach for Barry University (Tenn.) where he received his master’s degree. He then earned his doctorate from East Tennessee State.