16 National Head Coach
Joella Gallegos is in her 15th year as a High School head volleyball coach. She has coached at 3 high schools at the 6A, 5A and currently at the 3A classification level in Jourdanton, TX. Prior to her coaching career she played volleyball for St. Mary’s University and continued as a graduate assistant for 3 more season. With 15+ years of club coaching experience she has been a coach at 11s, 12s, 14s, 15s, 16s, and 18s with both National and Local teams. Last season was her first season at Force where she was an assistant with 17 national team. She is also a member of the Texas Girls Coaches Association and has served on the board as the Committee Chair for the all-star games. She has a masters degree in Educational Leadership and a bachelors degree in Exercise and Sports Science. Joella is married to Sam Gallegos who is also a (baseball) coach and together they have 4 children who are all actively involved in sports. She is very excited to be a part of FORCE 16 National and looking forward to a successful season!