Utah Royals FC have named Stephanie Lee managing director, the club announced Friday. They also announced the remaining members of the technical staff.
Lee previously worked for Seattle Reign FC as as director of soccer and player operations for the past three years.
Joining Laura Harvey’s coaching staff as assistant coach is former FC Kansas City defender Amy LePeilbet, who retired in 2015. Since then, LePeilbet has lived in Salt Lake and was the U14 & U15 coach for the Utah Avalanche club.
Also joining the technical staff: Jason Batty (goalkeeper coach), Melissa Terry (sports performance coach); Emily Fortunato (head athletic trainer); Karly Cebula (equipment manager) and Philippe Tabet (team administrator).
The 2018 NWSL preseason begins on February 19 and the new season — Utah’s inaugural season — begins on March 24.