Bushey, the son of former Whitworth coach Sean Bushey, is a local product and comes most recently from the Spokane Shadow, of the National Premier Soccer League. He spent one season as the men’s first team head coach, but served as the Youth Director of Coaching for the Shadow since 2015.
He spent two seasons as an assistant with Spokane Falls Community College. Bushey has also led the Colorado Rush Soccer Club, serving as the Youth Boys Director of Coaching from 2012 to 2015 and the women’s league team assistant coach from 2012 to 2013. His coaching career began as a coach with the Spokane Shadow Youth Club from 2010 to 2012.
Bushey also grew up playing youth soccer with the Shadow, which his father coached from 1997 to 1999. He played collegiately at Whitworth where his teams were three-time Northwest Conference Champions and made the NCAA Elite Eight in 2009. Individually, he was a two-time First Team All-Conference selection along with being a Second Team All-Region and two-time Second Team All-Conference honoree.