USTA Executive Staff

To explore the the USTA's various business units in greater depth, click on the images below.

Lew Sherr, photographed at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, FL on April 8, 2022. Photograph © 2022 Darren Carroll Lew Sherr
Stacey Allaster Stacey Allaster
August 18, 2022 - Executive portrait headshots with Andrea Hirsch, Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, photographed at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York Andrea Hirsch
December 13, 2021; New Orleans, LA
2021 Leadership Meeting
Craig Morris, USTA Chief Executive, Community Tennis Craig Morris
August 18, 2022 - Executive portrait headshots with Ed Neppl, Chief Financial Officer, photographed at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York Ed Neppl
2015 US Open; Queens Day Ceremony Katrina Adams Danny Zausner Daniel Zausner
Martin Blackman Martin Blackman
Kirsten Corio Kirsten Corio
Dan Faber Dan Faber
Marisa Grimes Marisa Grimes
Henry Lescaille Henry Lescaille
Paul Maya Paul Maya


CEO and Executive Director: Lew Sherr

Senior Executive Assistant: Patricia Reber


Office of the President, USTA Meetings and Conferences

Senior Director: Nellie Nevarez


Chief Executive, Community Tennis: Craig Morris

Community Tennis & National Campus Marketing

Managing Director: Ginny Levine


Engagement & Services

Managing Director: Mickey Maule

Senior Director, Customer Engagement Strategy: Kent Schacht

Director, Sales & Partnerships: Glenn Arrington

Director, Tennis Engagement: TBD


Player & Coach Development

General Manager: Martin Blackman

Director of Coaching: Ola Malmqvist

Head of Men's Tennis: Kent Kinnear

Head of Women's Tennis: Kathy Rinaldi

Director, Mental Performance: Larry Lauer

Director, Wheelchair Tennis: Jason Harnett

Director, Junior Development: TBD

Head Strength & Conditioning Coach: Satoshi Ochi

Director, Training Center Operations, Player & Coach Services: Casey Clagett

Managing Director, USTA-U: Paul Roetert

Senior Director, Education, Training & Resources: Craig Jones

Director, Experiential Learning: Chris Michalowski

Senior Director, Accreditation & Certification, USTA-U: TBD

Director, Coach Development & Performance Analytics: Dave Ramos

Recreational Competition

Senior Managing Director: Tracy Davies

Senior Director, Recreational Competition:

Matt Barnhart

Director, National Event Engagement & Experience: Jenna Kelly

Director, Competition Pathway: Dan Holman

Head, Collegiate Tennis: TBD

Senior Director, Collegiate Tennis: Elissa Hill

Director, Digital and Business Strategy: Michael Hughes


Section Support & Services

Managing Director: Jeff Waters

Sr. Director, Association Executive Management and Innovation: William G.S. Leong

National Director, Business Strategy & Operations: TBD

Sr. Director,  Strategic Development: Elliott Pettit


Chief People and Culture Officer: Henry Lescaille

Diversity & Inclusion

Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer: Marisa Grimes

Director: Andrea Snead

Director: Natalia Pedroza

Director: Sean Holcomb-Jones


Human Resources

Managing Director: Dario Otero

Director: Marybeth Interdonato


Chief Executive, Professional Tennis & US Open Tournament Director: Stacey Allaster

Professional Tennis

Managing Director, Competition Operations: Sean Cary

Senior Director, Professional Pathway & US Open Referee:

Jake Garner

Director, Education & Training, Officiating: Andrew Walker

Director, Pro Tennis Operations & Player Relations; Tournament Director, Western & Southern Open: Eric Butorac


Pro Tennis Marketing

Managing Director: Nicole Kankam

Director, Pro Tennis Marketing & Content: Nicole Munroe

Director, International Development: Amanda Wight


Major Events

Managing Director: Megan Rose

Ticketing & Digital Strategy

Chief Commercial Officer: Kirsten Corio

Senior Director, NTC Ticket Operations:

Monica Harrigan

Director: Michael Bozzo

Director: John Poppe

Director, Business Intelligence & Analytics: TBD

Head of Product & User Experience: Brian Ryerson


Partnership Marketing

Managing Director, Corporate Partnerships:

Deanne Pownall

Director: Holly Baney

Director: Caley Boyd

Director: Janine Galiotti

Director: Jenna Higueras



Senior Director: Patti Fallick


Chief Operating Officer: Daniel Zausner

Executive Assistant: Erica Jones

Director, NTC HR & Administration: David Konecky

Capital Projects & Engineering

Managing Director: Chuck Jettmar


Courts & Grounds

Director: Ryan Ferrera


Event Services

Senior Director: Chris Studley


Facility Operations

Senior Director, NTC Facility Operations: Adam Sinclair

Senior Director, National Campus: Joanne Wallen

Director, Racquet Sports: Simon Gale

NTC Tennis Programs

Director: Dale Evans


Tennis Venue Services

Director: Todd Carlson


USTA & US Open Security

Senior Director: Michael Rodriguez

Corporate Communications

Managing Director: Chris Widmaier

Senior Director: Mark Preston

Senior Director: Brendan McIntyre

Director, Media Operations & Special Events: Jeanmarie Daly

Director: Tom LaDue



Associate General Counsel & Deputy Chief Legal Officer/General Counsel, USTA Foundation: Staciellen Mischel

Senior Counsel and Managing Director, Tennis Integrity:

Rachel Booth

General Counsel, USTA National Tennis Center & Senior Counsel, Professional Tennis: Craig Isaacs

Counsel: Genna Selesnick

General Counsel, USTA National Campus: Belinda Berman

Senior Associate Counsel, National Campus: Jill Easton 


USTA Foundation

Chief Executive: Dan Faber

Senior Director, Head of Development and Philanthropic Partnerships: Jeffrey J. Harrison

Senior Director, Head of Programs and Social Impact:

Robert Howland

Director, Major Gifts and Strategic Initiatives: Kim Borza Donaldson


USTA Brand, Content & Creative Services

Executive Assistant: Mylene Montinola

Executive Producer: Content Services: Matthew Guerra

Senior Director, Merchandising: Mary Ryan

Director, Merchandising: Kaitlin Peterson

Director, Creative Services: Andrew Hickcox

Director, Social Media: Reshina Warren



Chief Technology Officer: Paul Maya

Senior Director, Technology & Operations: Carlos Lakomy

Senior Director, Digital Application Development: Louis Arias

Director, Solutions & Architecture: David Branch

Director, Digital Backend Software Engineering: Jonathan Cohen

Data Management Lead: Linda Parrott

Director, Digital Project Management: Joseph Savino

Director, Quality Assurance: Amit Vashita

Senior Director, Technology, PT & Corporate Applications:

Chris Vassallo

Director, IT Services, Executive Office/Administration:

Nick Stamboulidis

Senior Director, CT Digital Product Mgmt: Grace Mangum

Director, CT Digital Products: Alanna Broderick

Director, Digital Production: TBD

Director, Digital Program Management, CT: Yvelle Lee

Director, Change Management, Customer Care: Laura Hyman


Strategic Initiatives

Director: Lauren Tracy


Chief Financial Officer: Ed Neppl

Executive Assistant: Alice Emmer

Accounting & Finance

Managing Director & Corporate Controller: Joseph Healy

Assistant Controller: Shengli Liu


Finance, Pro Tennis, Marketing, Business Ops

Senior Director, Finance: Ed McCool


Finance, NTC

Senior Director, Finance & Administration: Michael Carrasquillo

Finance, USTA National Campus & CT

Senior Director: Renee Marques 


Purchasing & White Plains Facility

Director: Ed Brandt



Director: Vincent Lowndes