Cerda joined the Dynamo in 2016 as an assistant equipment manager. He was born in Monterrey, Mexico but is a native of Seminary, MS. He graduated from William Carey University, where he was the equipment manager from 2010 to 2014, graduating with a degree in physical education.
In 2014 he started as an intern in the team administration department for FC Dallas and in 2015 was hired to be the equipment coordinator for FC Dallas and the FC Dallas Academy Residency Director. Eddie is married to his wife, M’Kenna.