Twila Kaufman – Assistant Coach

Kaufman spent five seasons leading the UC Davis women’s soccer program after spending 10 seasons as part of the coaching staff at Pepperdine. 

At UC Davis, Kaufman wrapped up one of the most successful Division I seasons in school history in 2018, advancing to the semifinals of the conference tournament for the first time since 2011 and finishing with the 14 points in the league standings, the most in the school history.

Before UC Davis, Kaufman coached at Pepperdine University. During her time at with Pepperdine, the California native helped lead the Waves to a West Coast Conference title, NCAA first-round appearance, and No. 10 national ranking in 2011, finishing the year 15-2-4 overall and 7-1 in the WCC.

In addition to her stints at UC Davis and Pepperdine, Kaufman brings extensive experience as both a player and coach. She was the head coach of the Los Angeles Legends of the USL W-League and was a team captain during her four-year career as a starter at the University of Arizona