Kirsten Gallagher comes to S3 with six years of beach coaching experience from GSU. While at GSU, she helped coach the team in the AVCA Beach National Championships two years in a row. Coached two All-Americans, one of which is another S3 coach, Jansen John. Was awarded as a AVCA 30 coach for best coaches under the age of thirty. She is currently the Assistant Director of Development at GSU.
She played both indoor and beach volleyball at UAB and played in the inaugural AVCA best of the rest pairs championships in 2012.