Welcome to Soccer Resilience® - where we believe in investing in people and forging meaningful relationships.


As a passionate team, we're more than just a company; we're dedicated to sharing the knowledge gained from our extensive experiences in the game. Our mission is simple: to guide and support you, whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, on your soccer journey. Join us and let's unlock the power of the beautiful game together!

Dr. Brad Miller, Psy.D.


Dr. Brad Miller, Psy.D, a licensed clinical psychologist, has spent over 20 years helping youth and adult athletes grow their ability to control their performance anxiety and stress, to persevere and improve their overall sports performance. Brad played at Wake Forest University (1989 ACC Champion), and as a lifelong soccer player, coach and parent, he knows a thing or two about the game.

Wells Thompson

Founder + CEO

Wells's career as a 9-year Professional Soccer Player (#5 pick in the 2007 MLS Draft and 2010 MLS Cup Champion), coach, entrepreneur and ultra-runner adds a plethora of valuable experiences and insights for our impact and services. His faith, relationships and the sport of soccer have played a critical role in shaping him into the man he is today. He’s passionate about helping others reach their full mental, physical and emotional potential, on and off the field.

Bryan Byrne


Bryan is a dynamic leader and seasoned professional who has embarked on a remarkable journey at the intersection of soccer, entrepreneurship, and operational excellence. With a distinguished career as a professional soccer player, Bryan brings a deep understanding of the game's intricacies, the mental challenges players face, and the power of teamwork.

John Blake

Chief Problem Solver

John is a successful high school coach who has won over 150 games in only nine seasons. And he’s been named NC Regional Coach of the Year 3 Times. He founded a community soccer league and runs his own youth camps in the piedmont of North Carolina. John is also a high school educator with 11 years of experience. Last, but most importantly, John’s a loyal husband, father and friend!