Entering his fourth season with the Dynamo, Romero was promoted to his current role in 2021 after initially joining the team as an analyst and scouting coordinator. Prior to coming to Houston, Romero plied his trade in Uruguay, spending seven years with Opta Sports (now part of Stats Perform). Romero held multiple positions with OPTA, culminating in a role as Data Executive. Most notably, he held a key role in leading the development of a soccer operations office for the company in Charlotte in 2017.

Born in Potomac, Maryland and raised in Montevido, Uruguay, Romero has worked as a scouting consultant for various clubs across the South American football landscape. He holds a communications degree from ORT University in Montevideo.