Johnny also joined the Chelsea Piers team in 2012 to help lead the growing youth soccer classes, coaching athletes from 2 to 18 years old. Originally from Bogota, Columbia, Johnny moved to Stamford as a 12-year-old and was a member of the standout Westhill High School soccer team. Johnny started his coaching career before he graduated from high school and has since gone on to work with many of the town travel programs in Fairfield County. Johnny attended college while working full time and caring for his young family. He is currently coaching the 2007 Boys Academy team and started the Chelsea Piers Junior Academy for talented players within the developmental soccer classes.