Director of Team Operations
Padraic Farrell joined the Colorado Rapids at the start of the 2022 season for his first season with the organization as the Director of Team Operations for Rapids 2. As the Director of Team Operations, Padraic oversees the day to day operations of the team and handles contracts and league and player liaison duties.
Before joining the Rapids, Padraic spent four years as the Director of Football Operations for OKC Energy FC where he oversaw team operations, recruiting, scouting, contracts and league and player liaison duties. In 2019, Padraic was named Best in USL Championship Team Operations by the league office.
Padraic has also served as a youth coach for the New York Red Bulls and Lehigh Valley United, an assistant coach for Albuquerque Sol and DeSales University Men’s Soccer, and as the Assistant Technical Director for Albuquerque United FC.
Padraic holds his USSF "C" License. He graduated from DeSales University with a MBA with a focus in management and his Bachelor’s degree in international business. Padraic played four years of college soccer at DeSales University.