Originally from Ukraine, Dima has over 7 years experience playing on a professional level in Ukraine. He also has 10+ years coaching experience working with different ages. Dima has a USSF license “E”. He has been coaching in Texas since moving here. Dima is passionate about instilling a love of soccer to kids of all ages and is excited for the opportunity to teach kids important concepts such as respect, teamwork, sharing and others.
Diane, who as military kid says she is from no where, grew up swimming and playing soccer for various clubs and her high school team prior to an injury which led her to her degree in Athletic Training from the University of Montana. In this role she has worked with multiple schools, sports, and age levels. She has also coached youth soccer and swimming for many years. She is passionate about sports ministry, loving on people, helping young people be successful in achieving their dreams, training and competing in triathlons, traveling, her family and dog Pixie.
Coach Astrid grew up in Houston with two brothers and her twin sister. She attended Sam Houston State where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, and hopes to one day attend Physical Therapy school. She has been playing soccer since she was in middle school, and continued playing with the club soccer team at SHSU. In her spare time, she enjoys walking her dog, working out, or spending time with family and friends.
Coach Abraham was born in Nigeria, but came to the United States when he was 12 years old. He is currently working towards getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at University of Houston-Downtown. He has been playing soccer since he was a child and is very passionate about the sport. He is the oldest of 3 children. In his spare time he enjoys playing and watching soccer, reading novels, watching movies, and hanging out with family and friends.
Coach Macey is born and raised in Humble, Texas. She is currently working towards a degree in Sports Business. She became interested in soccer while in middle school and has loved the sport since then. In her free time she enjoys cooking, baking, and watching Formula 1.
Coach Jorge was born in Mexico and raised in Chicago for 7 years and ultimately making his way to Texas where all my family is, a place he calls Home now. He has played most sports but loves soccer the most. He played for all of high school and even in college. He loves to go hiking and climb mountains in his free time. He is excited to teach the next Messi, Ronaldo, or Megan Rapinoe!!
If you have a passion for positively impacting children through youth sports, we’d love to talk to you.