Kelley Rickard, USPTA, USPTR – Director of Operations
Kelley L. Rickard
Director of Operations
USPTA, USPTR Certified Professional
Kelley has been coaching and teaching tennis since graduating from the University of Illinois in 1985 with a BS in Finance. She played her high school tennis at the number one singles position in her senior year on the girls’ team and third singles on the boys’ team her freshman, sophomore, and junior years. She developed her winning skills under the direction of Rick Macci when they both lived in Ohio. She played number one singles for the University of Illinois Fighting Illini and was the first female athlete in any sport to be honored as the “Athlete of the Month” during her sophomore year of college.
Kelley started developing her tennis teaching skills while still a freshman in high school and has been a member of USPTA, USRSA, and USTA for 30+ years. She moved to Miami in 1995 and has been Tennis Director at Kendalltown for 20+ years. Her expertise in the coaching field is with ages 4 to 11 year olds as well as all other ages and adults.