Director: Julio Barrios
Phone Number: 678-228-8680

Born & raised in Atlanta, Coach Julio spent his entire youth on the soccer fields of Georgia. He played club soccer for Georgia Futbol Club and captained the Central Gwinnett High School team his junior and senior years earning him a spot on the Southern Polytechnic State University Men's Soccer Team.

Coach Julio transferred to Kennesaw State University to earn his degree in Exercise Science while minoring in Coaching. Most recently Coach Julio served as the assistant coordinator for after school activities at The Walker School providing fun, creative and enjoyable sports activities and games. 

Coach Julio has successfully transitioned from his part-time coaching role to the local leader of the program throughout the Atlanta Area.

Having coached thousands of children in hundreds of classes and league programs,  the excitement and energy the kids bring to the sessions every day is the driving force behind his amazing approach to coaching soccer the HappyFeet Way!


Account Support: Dawn Krivutza
Phone Number: 678-228-8680

The smiling voice on the other side of the phone for the parents of all the little ones in our program.

Dawn spent most her time as a player and coach on the softball field but loves the benefits the sport of soccer provides the little ones.

Born and raised in Rochester NY  Dawn has since made her home in Atlanta. She is an integral part of the Team.


Director of Coaching: Brad Mitchum
Phone Number: 678-228-8680

Raised in Snellville, GA where he attended Shiloh High School.  As a senior he Captained the Class 5A State Championship and was named Player of the Year by the Gwinnett Post.After Graduation played collegiate soccer at Georgia State University as a 3 year captain earning his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration.

As a Graduate Assistant coach he earned his Masters in Science with an Emphasis in Coaching Education and Spent a year as the Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach at Georgia Southern.

After spending 4 years in Atlanta as a club coach for AFC Lightning and operating as the Director of the Atlanta HappyFeet program, Coach Brad has taken over the Birmingham franchise and operates as the Director of Coaching for the HappyFeet South organization.


Executive Director: Kory Miles
Phone Number: 678-228-8680

Raised in Kansas City and played high school soccer at Shawnee Mission NW helping the Cougars earn a #3 Umbro/NSCAA High School National Ranking. Playing collegiate soccer at Auburn University Montgomery he helped the Senators earn National Recognition by winning 4 conference championships, 2 NAIA regional championships, and 3 trips to the NAIA national tournament that resulted in a Final Four appearance and two trips to the NAIA National Championship game.

After starting the HappyFeet program in Atlanta 9 years ago, Kory is living in Covington, LA with his wife Laura and his son Graham while overseeing the day to day operations of the HappyFeet Baton Rouge program.