Executive Board

Dr. Scott Hanlon

Dr. Scott Hanlon — President

Dr. Scott Hanlon is a family physician and former commissioner of the Chicago Park District. Dr. Hanlon co-founded KICS Cup in 2013 to bring the youth of the world to Chicago to share opportunity, competition, camaraderie and cultural exchange.

Matt Miller

Matt Miller

Matt Miller is a former professional English player. Matt commits his time and dedication to youth players. Miller brings a wealth of soccer knowledge, experience and leadership to KICS Cup. Matt looks forward to providing opportunity through soccer by advancing the sport in the U.S. and the world for youth players.

Tina Feldstein

Tina Feldstein

Tina Feldstein brings two decades of professional experience in innovative Management, Sales, Marketing, Business and Community Development, Event Planning, Real Estate and Public Relations. Tina has an unparalleled knowledge of Chicago and consistently demonstrates a true passion for driving opportunity.

Advisory Board

Richard Smith

Richard Smith

Richard has over 35 years of investment experience. He is the Founding Principal, and serves as the CEO of SRC Capital Management, LLC. Mr. Smith received both a B.S. and a M.B.A. in Finance from DePaul University.


Blair Bedalow Executive Director

Blair Bedalow — Executive Director

Blair has worked with KICS in its operations, program administration, community outreach, event planning and youth program development over several years. She now serves as Executive Director, overseeing fundraising resource development, strategic partner outreach, marketing and program oversight.

Lauren Seesel Program Director

Lauren Seesel — Program Director

Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor — Program Coordinator & Director of Web Services