Tara O'Brien is in her second season as an assistant coach with the Youngstown State women's soccer program.
Prior to YSU, O'Brien spent the last two seasons as a senior trainer for the UK Elite where she coordinated camps, and served as a residential coach.
She also spent four years with the Kirkwood Soccer Club from 2013-17, where she was a tournament director, camp coordinator and soccer coach.
O'Brien was a four-year letterwinner at Lincoln University and ended her career as the school's all-time leader in goals, assists and total points. Named an All-American in 2012, O'Brien also led the NCAA in points per game in 2012 and scored 100 career points at Lincoln.
She graduated from Lincoln in 2015 with a bachelor's degree with a double major in psycholgoy and health science.