Jimmy grew up in Glen Ridge, N.J. He studied Comprehensive Science at Villanova and spent one year playing water polo and three years as a Strength and Conditioning Intern with the men’s and women’s basketball programs. He coached a youth swim team and credits his staff’s implementation of a “dry-land” fitness program with the improved health and performance of the team. He interned at Michigan State University as a Strength Coach working with the football, hockey, men’s tennis and basketball teams. He completed graduate studies at the University of Illinois as a graduate assistant Strength Coach working with the basketball, swimming, baseball, and men’s gymnastics teams. He is certified as a Level 1 Sport Performance Coach by USA Weightlifting and as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist by the NSCA. He is excited to develop stronger, faster and healthier tennis players at the NTC.