Director of Soccer Operations, SpringSpirit
Trainer - Houston
Oswaldo Gallegos currently serves as Director of Soccer Operations at SpringSpirit, a non-profit youth sports organization in Houston, Texas since 2012.
As the 8th out of 10 children, he has always being part of a team culture. He grew up playing several team sports such as football, basketball, track and field, cross country and soccer. Soccer paved the road for him to become a NCAA Division 1 Student-Athlete at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). During his time at UAB, Oswaldo served as the president of the Student-Athlete-Advisory-Council(SAAC) and represented UAB's athletic department at the NCAA Leadership Conference in 2002. He also obtained a Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science in 2005, which opened an opportunity to serve as the Assistant to the Director of Soccer for the State of Alabama. During the same period, he collaborated with the Alabama Sports Foundation to organize the FIFA World Cup preparation & qualifiers matches for the United States Men's National Team (USMNT) in Birmingham, Alabama. Oswaldo is a proud husband and father of two boys.