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Get To Know You: Head Men's Soccer Coach Bryan Harkin

Get To Know You: Head Men's Soccer Coach Bryan Harkin

Where did you work before Emerson? 

  • Tufts University

What do you enjoy most working at Emerson?

  • The location on the common and the students passion for their majors. It is amazing to see all the creative pursuits that our students are involved with.

What made you want to get into Coaching?

  • Pretty simple. I have always been deeply passionate about football and when I couldn't play anymore, I still wanted to be involved in the game. I have been fortunate enough that football has given me a lot and I wanted to give back. However, over the years, my WHY has evolved and I get a lot of joy seeing student athletes develop and grow.

What is your favorite movie?

  • Braveheart

What is your favorite snack?

  • Any snack that my kids have not eaten

What is your favorite meal?

  • Steak and Potatoes

If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?

  • Bali

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

  • Green

Do you have any pets?

  • Black Lab called Bumper

What is your favorite show/channel to binge?

  • All or Nothing series (any sports documentary)

If you could choose to have any superpower, what would it be?

  • Ability to heal

What is your go-to karaoke song?

  • Right now, its any Frozen song with my 4yr old - Let it go is my top choice

What was your first concert?

  • U2

What actor/actress would play you in a movie about your life?

  • Ben Stiller