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
Sonaal is a Tennis Australia Junior Development Coach with over 6 years of on court experience. He joined the VTA team in 2020 and brings a wealth of experience from his playing days in India and excelle’s in the delivery of Hotshots. Sonaal has an infectious personality which shines through on court, he loves to interact with people and enjoys helping all players develop their game. Sonaal holds a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and has his sights set on being a career professional coach.