Originally from Ukraine, Dima has over 7 years experience playing on a professional level in Ukraine. He also has over 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 Angel was born in Pasadena and raised in Humble. He is currently in school and loves working with kids. He has been around the game of soccer his whole life as his family has a love for the sport. His favorite hobbies are playing sports, hanging out with friends, and traveling.
Coach Winnie is currently in school to become a teacher. Her passion is growing children’s minds whether that be in a class room or on the soccer field. Some things she enjoys in her free time include reading, being outdoors, and spending quality time with her family.
Coach Heidi was born on the Naval Base in Jacksonville, FL. She has had the privilege to have traveled during her time in the Army. She is a mom to three kids and loves teaching children new hobbies. Her favorite part of coaching is the smile kids get when they learn a new move! Her hobbies include soccer, softball, photography, and horseback riding.
If you have a passion for positively impacting children through youth sports, we’d love to talk to you.