Hector Orellana is the Head Coach for the GYSA United '06 girls. Born and raised in San Francisco San Jose Bay Area, he has been coaching both recreational and high school teams for over 10 years, including the last four years at GYSA. He also was part of an internship with Major League Soccer - The San Jose Clash (now Earthquakes) during its inaugural season. Hector has a marketing Degree from San Jose State.
He loves soccer and enjoys seeing his players grow in the game and in life off the field. He is a big sports fan and loves to still play. 2017-18 will be Hector's second season with the UNITED program, as he continues to work towards his licensing, and setting positive examples for his players.
He has lived in Arizona since 2011 and enjoys family time, watching sports, going to Disneyland.