Tom's Bio

Tom has worked at Westtown School, both on and off the courts, since 2001 as a boys’ dormitory head, classroom teacher, Quaker Leadership Program adult mentor, and boys’ tennis coach.

Beginning in the fall of 2011, Tom began a full-time career instructing and coaching tennis year round. Some of his clinics and work include fall and winter junior development clinics for children 7-18 years of age, Westtown School fall and spring boys’ varsity tennis coach, and part-time Tennis Pro leading and assisting with junior and adult programs at the Upper Main Line YMCA in Berwyn.

Tom has over 30 years combined USTA tournament play and coaching experience and holds both a USPTR and USPTA certification. Additionally, Tom has attended multiple USTA led High School Coaches and 10 & Under QuickStart workshops emphasizing the latest in age appropriate development, training and play.

Tom’s clinics and tennis instruction teach proper stroke technique, footwork, and the strategy and tactics of the game while providing the right amount of challenge in a fun and supportive setting.