USTA NEW ENGLAND ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS
January 24, 2018
USTA NEW ENGLAND ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO SERVE THROUGH 2020
MARLBOROUGH, MA- A new Board of Directors for USTA New England was sworn in at organization’s Annual Meeting on January 20, 2018 in Marlborough, MA. The 24-person board is comprised of new and tenured tennis enthusiasts from diverse backgrounds representing all areas of New England.
Peter Parrotta, former 1st Vice President, has been elected as the new President, replacing Scott Steinberg, who served the last three years. Steinberg will remain on the board as Past President.
"I am excited and honored to serve as USTA New England President,” Parrotta said. “Together with our new and experienced board members and staff as well as our partners throughout the section, we look forward to executing section and national initiatives and continuing to thrive in our mission, ‘To Promote and Develop the Growth of Tennis.’”ADVERTISEMENT
The Board is charged with setting the strategic vision for the section as well as accepting policy recommendations from various committees and the executive director. The group is also the final authority on all policy matters of USTA New England.
The Board of Directors began their service on January 20th and will serve a three-year term through 2020. All members are listed below.
*Denotes a new member
President- Peter Parrotta, Rocky Hill, CT
1st Vice President- David Champoux, North Yarmouth, ME
Vice President- Adam Hirshan, Gilford, NH
Vice President- Adam Molda, Salisbury, MA
Secretary- Doug Chapman, Somerset, MA
Treasurer- Pat Decker, Middlebury, CT
*Connecticut- Angelo Rossetti, Hamden, CT
*Eastern Massachusetts- Toni Wiley, Dorchester, MA
*Western Massachusetts- Gary Lehring, Easthampton, MA
Maine- Brian Mavor, Windham, ME
*New Hampshire- Melissa Salmon, Bedford, NH
*Rhode Island- Mo Raissi- East Greenwich, RI
*Vermont- Jon Walsh, Essex Junction, VT
*Delegate-at-Large- Jennifer Cunningham, Stowe, MA
*Delegate-at-Large- Karen Fawthrop-Myers, East Longmeadow, MA
Delegate-at-Large- Peter Francesconi, Woodbury, CT
*Delegate-at-Large- Jeanne Hulsen, South Burlington, VT
Delegate-at-Large- Mike Kolendo, Hadley, MA
Delegate-at-Large- Bruce Leibig, Goffstown, NH
Delegate-at-Large- Tracy McEvoy, Darien, CT
*Delegate-at-Large- Carlos Salmon, Wethersfield, CT
*Delegate-at-Large- Geoffrey Swire, Sudbury, MA
Delegate-at-Large- Michael Shade, West Newton, MA
Past President- Scott Steinberg, Cumberland, ME
About USTA New England
USTA New England, one of 17 regional sections across the country that comprise the United States Tennis Association (USTA), is a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting and developing the growth of tennis and increasing participation in the sport in New England by offering quality recreational and competitive programs for people of all ages and abilities. For more information, visit www.usta.com/newengland.