Meet Our Oakleigh Team
Tina is the Head Coach and programs manager at the Oakleigh Tennis Club. A Qualified TA Club Professional and LTA Performance Coach. She enjoys coaching players of all ages and abilities and drives development through her extensive knowledge of the game. Her lessons are high energy fun based and she is a role model to many.
Brett is a Tennis Australia Junior Development Coach with the ambition to undertake his Club Professional Certificate in the near future. Brett enjoys working with Junior and Adult players of all standards and currently facilitates as Junior Convenor for the Oakleigh tennis Club teams.
James Bruce Smith
James is an ‘A’ grade tennis player and tennis enthusiast. He is a TA Junior Development Coach with 5 years coaching experience and has a certificate 4 in fitness training. James joined VTA Oakleigh in 2019 and his vision is to be a career coach who is actively involved with player development and HotShots delivery
Jose is a Tennis Australia qualified coach and holds a ITF level 2 tennis coaching certificate along with a degree in Physical Education. Jose is patient, enthusiastic and polite, his infectious energy ensures students have a good time during lessons and feel comfortable while learning. He has 12 years of experience working with both beginner and advanced students. Jose joined the VTA team 2019 Jose and wants to continue developing his career as a career coach in Australia. Ethos:“Life is like tennis, until the match is over, you always have a chance to keep trying”