Kot comes to St. Andrews from WVU Tech, where she has been apart of the coaching staff since 2012, serving two years as assistant coach before becoming head coach for the past 4 seasons. She led her team to the conference championship in the 2017 season and was also named Coach of the Year in 2017.
Under her leadership, the Golden Bears landed River States Conference "Defender of the Year" for four consecutive seasons from 2015-18 and also collecting the "Player of the Year" award in 2017.
While at WVU Tech, Kot has collected a record of 25-22-13, including a historical season for the Women's Soccer program in 2015 when the team marked the most wins since at least 2007, finishing the season 14-6.
Before her time at WVU Tech, Kot was the head coach at Mountain State University during the 2011-12 season. Kot has also coached youth club programs and high school teams and holds a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) National License in addition to the United States Soccer Federation (USSF): Class 'D'.
The Long Island, NY native attended Marshall University on a soccer scholarship where she was a four-year starter at center back. Kot received her undergraduate degree in Business Management before continuing her education and obtaining her Masters of Adult & Technical Education, also at Marshall.