McKinney Tennis Center
Matt is a lifelong tennis player and enthusiast. His passion for tennis has remained strong since spending 7 years as a junior player at the prestigious Bollettieri Tennis Academy. He was a regular practice partner to Venus and Serena Williams, Monica Seles, Michael Chang, Tommy Haas and other professionals. Matt achieved All American status at the University of Washington; along with a degree in Marketing and Advertising. As a touring professional, he travelled to more than 40 countries and became a top 500 ATP singles player. As a USPTA P1 credentialed professional, he has coached, supervised and managed programs (youth and adult) in some of the country's finest private and public venues. Matt is excited to call McKinney his home and help build a thriving tennis center that the community will be proud of.
McKinney Tennis Center
Chris is a PTR Professional and has been teaching tennis for fifteen years in the
Dallas area, including municipal centers such as Arlington, Oak Creek, and High Point, as well as private clubs including GlenEagles, Los Rios, and Stonebridge Ranch in McKinney. As a player, he trained with Peter Burwash International (PBI) in Japan and at the Brookhaven Academy in Dallas before playing college tennis at Lee University (Tennessee) and Southwest Texas State University. Throughout college, Chris was a scholar athlete, earning degrees in Computer Science (BS), English (BA), and Literary Studies (MA). After college, he continued playing tennis and was a Top 10 player in the Mens Open Texas section. After years of anticipation, Chris is extremely excited about developing players and programs at the McKinney Tennis Center.
Founder & Executive Director
Lifetime Tennis, Inc.
Dana founded Lifetime Tennis in 1993. He oversees the management of several municipal tennis facilities in Northern California, and leads an operating staff of 70 tennis professionals. The organization specializes in creating shared playing opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and interest levels. His personal mission is "to help people enjoy life through the game of tennis." In the late 1980's, he played Division I tennis for San Diego State and, more recently, has won national doubles titles in USTA and USPTA tournaments. These days, Dana enjoys playing family doubles with his wife Michele, and daughters Jacqueline and Angela.