Steve Mecke joins the Philadelphia Fury with a rich and diverse background. Steve’s background and many talents include business administration, soccer, technology, counseling, and public relations. Steve has always been known to be a self-starter, motivator, and one who is both knowledgeable and passionate about whatever it is that he is achieving.
Steve graduated from Rowan University and then earned his Master’s Degree in School Business Administration from Rowan as well. Steve has been involved in education for over 30 years and is a former School Administrator as well as an IT Administrator. Along his career path Steve has guided and assisted local businesses in attaining business, technological, and professional excellence.
Steve played soccer at two time D3 National Champions and nationally recognized, Rowan University. He continued his soccer playing career until the age of 38 when he finished playing after a brief stint with the United German Hungarians of Oakford, PA.
Steve has 40 years of coaching experience, including coaching at the academy, high school, and college levels. Currently, Steve coaches a high level U18 Men’s team out of South Jersey. Steve works as a consultant for Major League Soccer in Philadelphia and has done so since 2010. He also has a plethora of game day operations experience as he has worked in the past at both the Gold Cup and Concafca Cup games in and around the Philadelphia area. Most recently, Steve was a Life Coach for the Men’s Soccer Team at his alma mater Rowan University.
Steve is a gifted public relations person with a passionate and contagious personality. He looks to use that gift, and his many talents, to add some polish to the nostalgic Philadelphia Fury Brand and once again establish its place of prominence locally, nationally, and internationally!