John Eagleton

John Eagleton

Executive Director, Tennis

Mark Strickland

Mark Strickland

Executive Director, Basketball

Roberto Borgatti

Roberto Borgatti

Executive Director, Golf

Harvey Newton

Harvey Newton

Executive Director, Weightlifting

Roy Wegerle

Roy Wegerle

Executive Director, Soccer

Gylton Da Matta

Gylton Da Matta

Executive Director, Volleyball

Jeff Salzenstein

Jeff Salzenstein

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Jane Forman

Jane Forman

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Bill Patton

Bill Patton

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Lizl Kotz

Lizl Kotz

Tennis Contributor

Joy Macci

Joy Macci

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Taylor Johnson

Taylor Johnson

Esports Performance Trainer

Bridget Raach

Bridget Raach

Weightlifting/Crossfit Coach

Bob Takano

Bob Takano

Weightlifting Coach

Brian Derwin

Brian Derwin

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Derrick Crass

Derrick Crass

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

TJ Greenstone

TJ Greenstone

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Leo Totten

Leo Totten

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Frans Cronje

Frans Cronje

Guest Contributor

Cedric Carter

Cedric Carter

Guest Coach

Eric De Sousa

Eric De Sousa

Soccer Coach

Brian Galvin

Brian Galvin

Soccer Coach

Neil McKay

Neil McKay

Soccer Coach

Troy ‘Chopper’ Edwards

Troy ‘Chopper’ Edwards

Soccer Coach

Michael Araujo

Michael Araujo

Soccer Coach

Steve McCrath

Steve McCrath

Soccer Coach

Connie R. Charles

Connie R. Charles

Contributor

Mark Kovacs

Mark Kovacs

Senior Contributor

Javair Gillett

Javair Gillett

Senior Contributor

Sylvain Guimond

Sylvain Guimond

Senior Contributor

Forrest Conoly

Forrest Conoly

Senior Contributor

Warren Pretorius

Warren Pretorius

Senior Contributor

Wendi Weimar

Wendi Weimar

Senior Contributor

Daniel Teixeira

Daniel Teixeira

Senior Contributor

Katherine Aiken

Katherine Aiken

Senior Contributor

Kerri Hanebrink Goodrich

Kerri Hanebrink Goodrich

Senior Contributor

Craig O'Shannessy

Craig O'Shannessy

Senior Contributor

Jeff Bauer

Jeff Bauer

Senior Contributor

Paul Lubbers

Paul Lubbers

Senior Contributor

Olivier Bourquin

Olivier Bourquin

Senior Contributor

Vanessa Yingling

Vanessa Yingling

Senior Contributor

John Garhammer

John Garhammer

Senior Contributor

Gene Coleman

Gene Coleman

Senior Contributor

Trent Nessler

Trent Nessler

Senior Contributor

Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson

Senior Contributor

Roberley Leonaldo

Roberley Leonaldo

Senior Contributor

Deborah L. Stroman

Deborah L. Stroman

Senior Contributor

Ed Downs

Ed Downs

Senior Contributor

Jason Gilliam-Alexander

Jason Gilliam-Alexander

Senior Contributor

Cesar Castaneda

Cesar Castaneda

Senior Contributor

Ricardo Gomes Tabach

Ricardo Gomes Tabach

Senior Contributor

Elisabeth Oehler

Elisabeth Oehler

Senior Contributor

Paul Lubbers

PAUL LUBBERS

SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

Dr. Paul Lubbers has been involved in tennis in many roles including player, teacher, coach, writer, speaker and researcher. In his most recent role he has served as a Master Coach Educator supporting the United States Tennis Association working in the Player Development Division as well as his own consulting business which focuses on helping coaches, athletes and sports organizations better leverage the performance team model to foster development.

Throughout his two decades with the USTA he served as the Sr. Director of Coaching Education and Performance where he managed and directed activities related to Strength and Conditioning, Medical Services, Mental Skills, Sport Sciences and Data Analytics for Player Development Training Centers. Prior to working with the USTA, he served as the first Division 1 head men’s and women’s tennis coach at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro and worked previously as a Tennis Teaching Professional at South Fulton Tennis Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

Paul is a speaker, presenter and educator, contributing to the tennis community as well as a frequent contributor to conferences associated with many of the world’s tennis organizations including the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, International Tennis Federation, Lawn Tennis Association, Mexican Tennis Federation, Professional Tennis Registry and the United States Professional Tennis Association.

As a writer and editor he has contributed to many leading tennis-related publications and websites including Tennis magazine, ITPA, ITF Coaching and Sport Science Review, USTA High Performance Coaching Newsletter, TennisI-coach.com and TennisPlayer.net. He was a co-author and editor of the "USTA Mental Skills and Drills" manual and has written chapters for many Tennis related books including Tennis Science.

He has lead the way in creating on-line learning platforms and courses to support the education of Tennis Coaches in the United States and is known as a Leader driving team collaboration to grow and develop the game of tennis across the player pathway and tennis industry.

He is currently a member of the United States Tennis Association’s Sport Science Committee, the ITF Coaches Commission and has served on the ITF Sport Science and Medical Commission.

Paul received his bachelor’s degree from Hope College, earned his master's degree from Indiana University and his Ph.D. in exercise and sports science at UNC Greensboro. His research interests have focused on teaching, coaching and sport psychology as it relates to sport and performance. He is a member of both the USPTA and the PTR.

Paul lives with his wife Kathy in Key Biscayne, Fla. He has a passion for the outdoors and spends his free time chasing tarpon, permit and bonefish across the flats of Biscayne Bay and other tropical waters which they inhabit.