Aris Alpian is the interim head coach of the Felician University women's soccer team. Alpian came to Felician in August 2015 as an assistant with the men's program specalizing in goalkeeper development.
Alpian serves as the director of coaching for Happy Feet of New Jersey, a youth soccer development program focusing on improving children's technical abilities. He was formerly the director of NPSL operations and the director of youth goalkeeping for the Brooklyn Italians Soccer Club. He also served on the NPSL Technical Committee for the 2015 combine. Alpian possesses an Advanced National Diploma and Level II Goalkeeping Diploma from United Soccer Coaches and a 'C' License from U.S. Soccer.
Alpian was a four-year member of the men's soccer team at Division-I Hofstra University. He later played for and worked in the front office of the New York Freedoms of the USL. He earned a BBA in marketing from Hofstra in 1999 and is pursuing an M.S. in sports management from Southern New Hampshire University.
A native of Queens, N.Y., Alpian resides in Nutley with his wife, Anita, and their son, Matteo.
Last updated 11/8/19