Tennis Coach



Head Men’s Tennis Coach, 2005-2016

University of Arizona- Tucson, AZ

  • Strategically manage a $500k annual budget which encompasses both operational and scholarship monies
  • Developed recruiting strategy both domestic and international to bring in top talent for Tennis Program
  • Work closely with the athletic department’s fundraising organizations, The “A” Club and Wildcat Club, to raise donations
  • Manage and supervise support staff consisting of coaches, academic advisors, learning specialists, strength coaches, and student managers
  • Responsible for implementing policies and procedures to ensure compliance with NCAA rules and regulations, as well as University protocol
  • Responsible for scheduling matches and facilities within the Pac 12 and non-conference play
  • Manage Robson Tennis Center at The University of Arizona which includes facility upkeep and renovations
  • Responsible for ordering Nike gear and equipment, as well as managing the University contractual obligations with Nike, associated with the tennis program
  • Work closely with Academic Staff to ensure the eligibility and graduation for our student athletes.
  • PAC 12 Coach of the Year, 2009
  • ITA West Region Coach of the Year, 2009
  • Received Athletic Department honors for our program’s leadership in community service


Chairman of the NCAA Division 1 Tennis Championship Committee, 2012-2015

NCAA Headquarters- Indianapolis, IN

    • Elected 4 year position based on nomination from Pac 12


  • Directed the committee through all aspects leading up to, during, and following The NCAA Championships


  • Managed the NCAA selection process, bracketing, budget, and deliberation regarding proposals and adoptions at the annual meeting
  • Led teleconferences and site visits for current and future championship sites
  • Passed and implemented several format changes to enhance television exposure, fan involvement, and popularity of collegiate tennis.


Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach, 2003-2005

University of Arizona- Tucson, AZ

  • Active role in coaching and developing of players
  • Supported the Head coach in administrative duties such as managing practice hours/playing season declaration for NCAA guidelines
  • Organized travel and accommodations for the team
  • Recruiting coordinator


Other Relevant Experience

  • Director Nike Tennis Camp 2007-2014, University of Arizona
  • Head Tennis Coach 2002-2003, St. Stephens Tennis Academy- Austin, TX
  • USA Collegiate Summer National Team Coach, Summer 2002
  • Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach 2001-2002, Texas A&M University -College Station, TX
  • Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach 1999-2001, University of Alabama- Tuscaloosa, AL
  • ATP Professional Tennis Player 1996-1999 (Competed in Grand Slam events)




The University of New Mexico

  • Studied Bachelor of Arts in Communication
  • 1994 Ranked #1 Amateur in The United States
  • Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year 1995