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This profile was last updated on 11/23/13  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Paul Grafer

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SAFE Director

Local Address: New York, United States
Don McPherson Enterprises LLC
 
Background

Employment History

  • Executive Coach and Organizational Development Consultant
    CorpTalk LLC
  • Senior Executive Coach and Organizational Development Consultant
    CorpTalk LLC
  • Adjunct Professor
    Adelphi University
  • Graduate Student
    Adelphi University
  • Coordinator of the Program, and A Sports Leadership Professor
    Adelphi University
  • Instructor
    FIFA
  • Trainer
    Athletes Helping Athletes
  • Associate Director
    Athletes Helping Athletes
  • FIFA Instructor for Goalkeeping Development Program
    the United States Goalkeeping Education Committee
  • Program Coordinator for the Leadership Team Program
    Student Athlete
  • Coach of the National Soccer Team
    Under-17
  • Coach
    United States Soccer Federation Program Coordinator

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Board Member
    Don McPherson Enterprises LLC
  • Founding Member On the Advisory Board
    Get.A.Voice Project
  • Coaching and Consulting Roles With Education Committee
    FIFA

Education

  • B.S. , Kinesiology
    The College of William and Mary
  • M.B.A.
    Adelphi University
53 Total References
Web References
SAFE: Student-Athlete Financial Education
www.safe-skills.com, 23 Nov 2013 [cached]
Paul Grafer, Director
info@safe-skills.com
P. (516)750-3908 F. (516)542-5912
Also Visit donaldmcpherson.com
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Paul Grafer
SAFE Director
After spending four years serving the United States Soccer Federation as a coach of the Under-17 National Soccer Team, Paul Grafer returned to Long Island, New York in 2012 as Director of the SAFE Project. Paul oversees all day to day operations of SAFE, including the design and development of programmatic content, implementation, evaluation, marketing, sales and communications.
Paul began his career in student athlete support services as a trainer for Athletes Helping Athletes in 2001 and continued as Program Coordinator for the Student Athlete Leadership Team Program in 2004. From 2004 to 2007 at the Sports Leadership Institute, Mr. Grafer implemented programs emphasizing leadership and character development in over 40 school districts in the New York Metropolitan area. He managed a professional training staff of amateur and professional athletes, coaches, educators, counselors and collegiate student-athletes. He also served as an Adjunct Professor at Adelphi University, teaching sports management and physical education courses on leadership development.
Paul played eight years of professional soccer for the NY/NJ Metrostars, Colorado Rapids and Long Island Rough Riders. A graduate of The College of William and Mary, he received All-American and Student-Athlete of the Year honors in 1997. He was inducted into the college's Hall of Fame in 2007.
Paul has coached at the club, collegiate and U.S. Youth National Team level. He currently coaches at the Long Island Junior Soccer League's Player Development Program, serves on the United States Goalkeeping Education Committee and is a FIFA Instructor for its international Goalkeeping Development Program.
Throughout his career, Paul has served various organizations in leadership, advisory, or consulting positions. He adjudicated player, coach and staff behavior while on the Major League Soccer Disciplinary Committee. He served as an Executive Coach and Organizational Development Consultant for CorpTalk, LLC. Paul has volunteered at Safe Horizon Mediation Center and was a founding member on the Advisory Board of the GET.A.VOICE Project, a character education program which addresses bullying and promotes respectful language in schools. Committed to raising awareness around issues of fair play in sport, he won USA Today's 2005 Sportsmanship Essay Contest.
Paul holds a B.S. in Kinesiology from The College of William and Mary and earned an M.B.A. at Adelphi University in 2007. He is certified as a Mediator by Columbia Law School's Mediation Clinic and is a USSF "A" Licensed Coach.
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Paul Grafer, Director info@safe-skills.com P. (516)750-3908 F. (516)542-5912
Institute for International Sport - National Sportsmanship Day
www.sportsparenting.org, 13 Oct 2004 [cached]
College/University - Paul Grafer, graduate student, Adelphi University (Garden City, NY)
PoughkeepsieJournal.com - Leading by example
www.poughkeepsiejournal.com, 16 Nov 2005 [cached]
Paul Grafer, coordinator of the program, and a sports leadership professor at Adelphi, said the ultimate goal of the program is to have athletes use leadership in sports to make social change.
"We try to count on our students as being part of the solution," Grafer said.
The 23 Millbrook students participating in the program were selected after applying to be involved.
Long Island Junior Soccer League
www.lijsoccer.com, 10 April 2012 [cached]
Paul Grafer Currently the goalkeeper coach and staff assistant with the United States U17 Men's National Team, Grafer has a long, impressive resume of soccer experience. His coaching career includes stops at Princeton, William & Mary, and with the Boys U15 National Team. He also excelled as a player, playing professionally with the Metrostars, Colorado Rapids, Charleston Battery, and the Long Island Rough Riders from 1996 through 2004. He also played on the US U20 National Team and the US U23 Olympic Team. Currently a member of the MLS Disciplinary Committee, he also has coaching and consulting roles with FIFA, CONCACAF, and the USSF Goalkeeping Education Committee. A program Director and adjunct professor at the Sports Leadership Institute at Adelphi University, he owns a USSF National A Coaching License.
SAFE: Student-Athlete Financial Education
www.safe-skills.com, 23 Nov 2013 [cached]
Paul Grafer, Director info@safe-skills.com P. (516)750-3908 F. (516)542-5912
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