Chris is a USPTR Certified tennis coach and a native of New York City. His passion for tennis was ignited by his mother when he was just four year old. At the age of 10, Chris moved to Westchester, New York, where he has been residing ever since. He initiated his high-performance junior training at Eastchester’s Kela Tennis Academy and soon began competing in sectional USTA tournaments. Subsequently, he played NCAA Division II tennis for Manhattanville College before graduating in 2014. Chris combines his boundless enthusiasm and extensive tennis experience to excel as TIA’s 10U Academy coach. His unique blend of patience and dedication ensures an exceptional learning experience for his young students. Chris is also a professional racquet stringer and immensely knowledgeable in tennis equipment for all levels of players. Chris is a great addition to TIA’s junior program coaching staff.