Chelsea recently moved to Austin from her hometown of Tucson, Arizona. She attended University of Arizona and graduated with a bachelors degree in Sociology in 2010. She has been in the financial industry for the past five years and holds her securities licenses. She currently works for a bank in downtown Austin.
She's played soccer since she was 8 and grew up playing all throughout high school. Between school soccer and club soccer she also was on a 3V3 league that made it to nationals in Florida.
We asked Chelsea a few questions and here's what she had to say:
What is your favorite food?
I am slightly addicted to Torchy's Tacos among several other good food joints throughout the city.
Who is your favorite team?
Growing up in Tucson I am a very big fan of the mens University of Arizona basketball team and proudly show it during basketball season. I can get pretty competitive when it comes to playing na dwatching other sports, but I love it!
Who is your favorite player?
Mia Hamm has always been my favorite player, since I saw her play in the USA World Cup Final in 1999!
What is your favorite thing to do other than play and coach soccer?
I love to explore the many areas of Austin.
What is your favorite quote?
"If you take care of the input, then the output will take care of itself."
What was your primary position as a soccer player?
Favorite position has always been midfield because I can play both offense and defense.