USPTA, Director of Tennis
Jim is in his nineteenth year as head tennis professional. The Pine Brook tennis program has grown dramatically under his direction. In over twenty five years of teaching and coaching experience, Jim has taught many of the top junior and adult players in New England. He was formerly the advanced junior coordinator at The Athletic Club at Weston, in Weston, Florida and head tennis professional at the Longfellow clubs in Wayland and Natick. Jim also led the tennis programs as the head tennis professional at Bald Peak Colony Club in New Hampshire and Oyster Harbors Club on Cape Cod. Jim is originally from Newton, and was the top 18 year old junior in New England. He was a three time Big Ten champion at the University of Michigan and four time "All Big Ten" selection. In 2000 he was named USPTA/New England Eastern Pro of the Year and a past president and current board member of the Youth Tennis Foundation, a nonprofit organization which provides opportunities for children of all backgrounds and abilities to learn, play, enjoy and excel at the sport of tennis. Jim lives in Natick with his wife, Gretchen, his two sons Drew and Alec and three step children, Theo, Chloe & Phoebe.