Aaron Benditson

Aaron Benditson

Women's Soccer Head Coach

As a coach, it is my mission to inspire athletes to achieve academic success by maintaining an organization focused on character, commitment, and integrity, all while providing a positive student-athlete experience. 


Pro Core 7, 43 A-D, PE 10



Master of Arts, Coaching and Athletic Administration, 2012, Concordia University, Irvine, CA
Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, 2002, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA


Instructor, GSI International Coaching Clinic, Brazil, 2008

Skills and Certifications

NCAA Certified
C - National License: U.S. Coaching Education Dept. 
Certified in CPR

Honors and Awards

Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA 
Head Women’s Soccer Coach
Associate Faculty Instructor, 2015-present

  • 8-time Southern Regional Playoff Participant
  • 2017, 2023 Western State Conference Southern Region Coach of the Year
  • 2017, 2018 & 2023 Western State Conference Champions
  • 2023 State Tournament Quarterfinalist
  • 2017, 2018 & 2023 United Soccer Coaches Nationally Ranked Team
  • 98-44-33 (.560)

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 12 - 2 p.m.