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Name: Dalliana Toussaint
Job Title: Volleyball coach
Asphalt Green Department: Sports
Asphalt Green Campus: Battery Park City
Q: How long have you been working at Asphalt Green?
A: I’ve been working at Asphalt Green for two years.
Q: What do you do at Asphalt Green? What are some of your responsibilities?
Q: What is your favorite aspect of working at Asphalt Green?
A: I love teaching volleyball and seeing kids improve their skills.
Q: What is one of your fondest memories of working at Asphalt Green so far?
A: One of my favorite memories was when the 15U girls club volleyball team won the GEVA playoff tournament!
Q: How did you get into the sports industry?
A: I played volleyball for City College. When I was finished playing, I became interested in coaching. I helped out with camps at West Point and served as volunteer assistant coach with City College.
Q: What other sports do you play?
A: I played volleyball and ran track. Now, I run Spartan Races!
Q: What is your favorite sport to watch?
A: My favorite sport to watch is gymnastics.
Q: Who is your favorite sports team?
A: Misty May and Kerri Walsh—the USA beach volleyball Olympic champions—are my favorite team to watch.
Q: What is your favorite sports tip to share with players?
A: A big thing for me is sportsmanship. Win or lose, you should have a positive attitude and show good sportsmanship.
Q: What is a fun fact about yourself?
A: I make really funny facial expressions!