Oti was raised in Romania. After moving to the U.S. in his youth, Oti graduated from Trinity Christian College with a degree in Exercise Science in 2013 and was an assistant coach before moving to Texas.
As well as playing college soccer, Oti played in the Premier Development League (Now USL League 2) for Chicago Inferno and then for Ventura County Fusion.
Oti has earned his USSF D License and is beginning his 5th year as a coach with FC Thunder. Oti brings to the club not only his experience, but his energy and passion for player development.
Oti resides in San Antonio with his wife, Rebeca, and daughter, Amaris.