Director and Director of Coaching, Worthington United 94

Kevin Donovan has been serving as the Director of Coaching for Worthington United since 2018. Previously he was the Director of Coaching for Columbus Crew SC Player Development, the youth arm of MLS franchise Columbus Crew SC.

Donovan is also a Level 2 United States Soccer Federation (USSF) Instructor and is licensed to teach U.S. Soccer’s Grassroots and “D” License courses. He earned his USSF National “B” License in 2013. He also holds his USSF National “C” and “D” Licenses, United Soccer Coaches Director of Coaching, GK Level 1 & Level 2, and Futsal Level 1 Diplomas, and has completed a number of youth modules as part of his ongoing coaching education.

Prior to his arrival in Columbus in May of 2017, Donovan spent three years as the Assistant Coach for the Men’s Soccer team at his alma mater Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX. His coaching career also includes a vast amount of experience at the club level, spanning nearly 20 years and includes stints with Lonestar SC in Austin, TX, Woodbury Soccer Club (now Salvo SC) in Minnesota, and the Lions Futball Club in San Antonio, TX.

Donovan received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Southwestern University (Georgetown, TX) in 2005.
He currently resides in Upper Arlington, OH, with his wife, Michelle (a Thomas Worthington grad and former Division I soccer player), and their four children.