Certifications: USPTA Professional, USTA Official-Provisional
Skip has 30 plus years of coaching experience. Skip spent majority of that time just outside of Chicago, Ill working at Tam Tennis Club and Edens Tennis Club. From 1995-2016 Skip was a Tennis Professional at Tam Tennis Club and Edens Tennis Club. Over that span he served as the Activities Director, CDTA Super Excellence Instructor, Men’s and Women’s Team Coordinator, and Summer Camp Director. From 2005-3016 Skip held the title of Junior Tennis Director. Skip has worked with hundreds of players from the grassroots to the competitive junior, beginner adult to champion league players. Skip joined the Evansville Tennis Center staff in 2016.
A native of Evansville, IN Skip attended Memorial High School, where he played #1 singles from freshman to senior year. During that time he earned four All-SIAC awards. Skip was also a member of the All-State team.
After high school, Skip attended Murray State University but later transferred to the University of Southern Indiana. During his time at USI, the team won the 1994 GLVC Regular Season Conference Championship. He is currently #3 all-time in doubles winning percentage for a single season (21-3).