Sean Kupiec is in his eighth season as a Head Athletic Trainer in Major League Soccer. Prior to joining Minnesota United Football Club, Kupiec spent time with the New England Revolution, Chivas USA and most recently the Los Angeles Football Club Youth Academy.
The Utica, New York, native attended Springfield College and received his Master’s from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Following graduate school, Kupiec was an athletic training intern with the New England Patriots for two seasons before entering the league with the Revolution.
Sean is excited for to the challenge of building a sports medicine program from the ground up with Minnesota United FC, something he has always aspired to do.
A native of Fairfield, California, Stacey Hardin joins Minnesota United as part of the medical staff for their inaugural season in Major League Soccer. Most recently, Stacey worked at a sports medicine facility in Los Angeles, California with professional, collegiate and retired athletes. Prior to that, she served as an athletic trainer at Boston University, from 2013 to 2016, coordinating care for men’s soccer, men’s crew, wrestling and track, field and cross country. She also served as an adjunct faculty member and preceptor at the College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Sargent College, in the Department of Athletic Training and Physical Therapy. Stacey completed her bachelors in Athletic Training in 2011 and Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2013, from Boston University.