39 year old Juan Pablo Galavis is looking for love in all the wrong places. The Pro soccer player turned Dad in 2009 left his successful career in sports to raise his daughter. Galavis was born in Ithaca New York. His family uprooted and moved back to their origins in Venezuela. As a teen Juan moved back to America to play college soccer (football) for Roberts Wesleyan College in North Chili New York. He had a small career in the professional world of Sports but nothing major. He earned $1 million from his athletic career and is worth $1.2 million in 2013.
Juan Pablo was completely unheard of until he fought for the heart of another brokenhearted white woman Desire Hartsock. He was eliminated during episode 6 and as a result the fan favorite was defended by millions of women who protested his dismissal. Viewers fell in love with his accent and his coy personality. After the final episode of Bachelorette it was announced that Juan will be the new Bachelor. January 2014 he will be handing out roses and break 25 more hearts. His daughter Camila is 4 years old. He is currently looking to settle down and have two more children.