Coach Tato Chiaparro is a longtime coach for Brookside Soccer Club. He also serves as Brookside’s Director of Coaching Education and Youth Development.
Coach Tato attended and played soccer for Lewis & Clark Community College and University of Missouri-Kansas City. While at Lewis & Clark, he was named Region Forward of the Year and selected to the first-team all-region squad. During his playing career at UMKC, Coach Tato was a two time All-WAC selection, a third-team NSCAA All-Region pick, an Academic All-WAC selection and a Scholar Athlete.
He is from Sao Paolo, Brazil, where he played high school futsal.
Coach Chiaparro also serves as a graduate assistant for UMKC’s soccer program.