First Team Staff

Manager - Stuart How

Appointed manager for the 2023-2024 season after being assistant manager in the 2022-23 season. Stuart had a very successful career in which he scored regularly for club’s including Bromsgrove Rovers, Stourbridge, Boldmere St Michael’s and Tividale. He is an FA Level 2 Coach. His previous coaching experience was at Halesowen Town FC where he had two spell 2003-2010 & 2014-2022 with their Colts.

Assistant Manager - Karl Gardner

Appointed assistant manager for the 2023-24 season. Joined coaching staff in June 2022. A former club captain. A dominant central defender great in the air and just as effective on the ground and a natural leader on and off the park. Perfect for a coaching role at his football home.



Coach - Jamie Oliver

Appointed First team coach for the 2023-24 season after being co-opted in the 2022-23 season on the back of his fine work as youth team manager. The former Stourbridge FC defender needs no introduction to non league football.




Coach - Paul Broughton

Appointed for the 2023-24 aka Broggy previously worked with Manager Stuart How or 8 years at their previous club and is one that the New Manager was desperate to get done!


Goalkeeping Coach - Wayne Shakespeare

Experienced and well respected Goalkeeping coach. Previous clubs include Wolverhampton United, Gornal Athletic, Willenhall Town and Stourbridge Ladies. Loves nothing more than a clean sheet and hate’s conceding



Sport's Therapist - James Caswell

Joined in June 2023. A great Sport’s Therapist. We were delighted to have found someone with the experience and passion for the game that James comes with Previous club Coton Green