Nancy is a Chicago native whose expertise in racquet sports started young, playing tennis and badminton in college. She has been a Certified Teaching Professional (USPTA) for 31 years, starting her teaching in the Chicago area. When she moved to Phoenix, AZ she started teaching and coaching youth across the valley.
Starting with the ATA (Arizona Tennis Associate), Nancy was the Junior Development Coordinator. She developed youth programs, taught, and worked throughout the valley. Nancy has also spent over 16 years at
Xavier College Preparatory as the Head Badminton Coach and Asst. Tennis Coach.
Nancy came to the sport of Pickleball 6 years ago and her passion and enthusiasm for the sport is boundless. She is a Certified Pickleball Professional with the International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association (IPTPA) and the Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR).
Nancy plays competitive tournaments, is an ambassador with Paddletek Sport, and instructor at Pickleball clubs in the Phoenix area. Her teaching offers strategy, court knowledge and shot selections for all ages and levels. She has a unique talent to connect with people and create fun memorable experiences for everyone she encounters.