Surge has been a professional coach for over 20 years and began his coaching career as Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape Specialist for the United States Air Force. He was charged to take America's finest warfighters from across the Department of Defense and trained them to survive hostile situations coaching them to not only survive but to also return with honor.
Surge has coached different sports throughout the years and before concentrating solely on soccer, he coached youth football taking a team all the way to the 2006 Texas Youth Football Association (TYFA) 14U Texas State Championships. Since 2008 Surge has focused on soccer only and has coached at different levels from youth to adult intermural leagues. Surge has a NSCAA National Diploma and a USSF D license. This summer he will pursue the USSF C License. He is also continuing to purse his Masters of Science degree in Athletic Development Management through AMU.