Lisa Oyen Ljubicic is in her third season with Santa Clara. Oyen served in the same role during 2014 in a volunteer capacity.

An Oregon native, Oyen attended the University of Montana where she graduated with a degree in cellular and molecular biology in 1998. She played on the women’s soccer team from 1994-97 and was a two-time team captain. In 1997 Oyen was named Big Sky Defensive Player of the Year and her team won the Big Sky Conference championship. That season she was also named to the Soccer Buzz Second Team All-West Region.

Oyen’s husband Aleksandar Ljubicic played soccer professionally in Europe. In her free time she enjoys watching soccer, running, listening to music, and exploring the great outdoors.