Khristy Rosales was born and raised in Elizabeth, NJ where she was actively playing volleyball since the sixth grade. Her drive led her to play and consistently shadow her coaches in efforts to gain more insight about the game. During her high school career she won 3 Athletic Achievement awards. She also served as a team leader during an Autism Awareness Fundraiser; as well as a volunteer with Elizabeth Coalition for the Homeless. For five years she was involved with the summer Central Jersey Volleyball League. Currently she is an active member of City of Elizabeth’s Community Outreach Programs. Playing and helping behind the scenes led her to purse her passion in coaching throughout her college years.