Director of Sponsorship Program
Cornejo comes from a volleyball family. Her father, Francis Cornejo, has coached for over 25 years and is the club director for MoCo Volleyball Club. He is also the coach at the Holton-Arms School in Bethesda, MD. Her son is an avid volleyball player and her brother played for Towson University’s men’s club volleyball team. Other members of her family have played for Marymount University, Virginia Wesleyan University, and St. Mary’s College of MD.
A native of Montgomery Village, MD, Cornejo started playing volleyball at at the age of 9. She played MVSA club volleyball from elementary school and throughout high school. She played girls varsity and coed volleyball at Watkins Mill High School where she graduated in 2000. She was a member of the team’s state semifinal team in 1996 and the state championship team in 1997. In 1999, Cornejo led the Wolverines to a county championship victory in coed volleyball. She received All-County honors during her sophomore, junior, and senior year. Also in her senior year Cornejo earned Washington Post’s Second Team All-Met honors. After high school, she went on to to play for George Mason University, where she redshirted the 2000-2001 season and played as a defensive specialist during the 2001-2002 season. Following the conclusion of the 2002 season, she transferred to Towson University where she graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Psychology. Cornejo went on to graduate from the University of Phoenix in 2006 with an MBA in Technology Management.
With over 25 years of volleyball experience Cornejo continues to pursue her passion for the game. She currently coaches her daughter's U11 team for MoCo Volleyball Club. Past coaching experiences include coaching for Montgomery College and Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School.