Guyana Girls Academy 

Ms. Candace Wilson

Candace Wilson was born to Guyanese parents, but grew up in Atlanta, GA.  She played competitive football for over 10 years, including for the state team in Georgia and at the university level.  Candace studied at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she earned dual Bachelor's degrees in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics and a Master's in Electrical Engineering with a focus on Power Electronics.  After graduation she has worked in areas such as analog integrated circuits, renewable energy, and LED lighting.  Candace is a proponent of girl’s football and encourages female students to excel in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

Coach Colin Wilson

Colin is a native of Atlanta, Georgia and has played competitive football for 10 years. He has been coaching women's football for 9 years and was a certified referee for 5 years. Colin has coached girls from age 3 all the way up to semi-professional women. He currently holds a United States Soccer Federation National C Coaching License and a United States Soccer Federation National Youth Coaching License. Colin also holds a National Soccer Coaches of America Association Advanced National Diploma and Level 2 Goalkeeper Diploma.

​Mr. Junior Forrester

Dr. Ivy Bakker Mitchell