Program Leadership

Program Director:
Luis Gendive has 30 years of coaching experience. His first 12 years were in Spain, including 6 years with EF Juventud Madrid, a Real Madrid sister school. He has been with Arlington Soccer Association for over 16 years, where he directs Arlington Soccer’s Auxiliary Programs and serves as head coach for boys’ Travel teams. He is the former head coach of the Gallaudet University Men’s team and Thomas Jefferson High School Girls’ Varsity team.

Head Coaches:
Othmane Benkhallouk, 10 years of coaching experience
Papa Dia, 21 years of coaching experience
Darwin Vallejos, 10 years of coaching experience
Alex Vallejos, 10 years of coaching experience
John Ciampa, 4 years of coaching experience
Prem Singh, 4 years of coaching experience
Colleen Bozzi, 3 years of coaching experience
Karina Rivera, 3 years of coaching experience