AYSO’s National Executive Director Mike Hoyer is one of the leaders in the world of youth soccer. Responsible for the organization which introduces millions of kids to the world’s most beautiful and popular game, Hoyer is an avid fan of the sport, grew up playing in AYSO and has a clear vision of what needs to change in youth soccer.

Mike Hoyer is the National Executive Director of American Youth Soccer Organization, the oldest national youth soccer program in the United States. Known best by its initials, AYSO is the thriving soccer hub to millions of soccer families all across the USA.  First launched with just 9 teams in 1964, more than six million kids have played soccer in AYSO — including Hoyer.