| JASON TERRY | CO-DIRECTOR/USPTA PRO
(High Performance, Pro Shop Sales, Racket Technician)
Jason is a USPTA tennis professional who has been teaching tennis for over 20 years and recently received The USPTA Regional Tennis Professional of the year award for 2104. He has a passion for the game and enjoys teaching all ages and abilities. A few of his accomplishments are assisting Bill Beverly on a tennis tip show “Racquet Talk”and playing on a USTA 4.5 team from Portland, ME, that finished 3rd in the Nation. He also served as the co-director for Maine’s Jr Competition Training Center, where elite juniors from around the state were trained and instructed in game strategy with the help of advanced sports science. In the fall and winter Jason is the Co-Director at Maine Pines along with his wife Andrea. Jason’s other interests are spending time with his wife and 6 kids.
E-mail Jason: [email protected]
| ANDREA GEORGIAN | CO-DIRECTOR/USPTA PRO
(Ten and Under, Adult Development Programs)
Andrea started playing tennis at the age of 5 and grew up playing USTA tennis in Massachusetts. She was a ranked in the top 20 in New England during high school and played #1 for her high school team. She went on to play number one singles and doubles at Bates College, where she captained the team through a successful season her senior year. She currently plays on Women’s and Mixed Doubles USTA teams.
Andrea has coached 6 years of high school girls tennis along with teaching high school English. She owned and ran the Bridgewater Tennis Academy for two summers. As well, she taught at the Damariscotta YMCA and at Maine Pines summer tennis camps. After taking some time off to raise her 4 kids, she earned her USPTA and USPTR Certifications.
Andrea currently teaches the Ten & Under program (including Preschool and the Schools Program), the Junior Development Program, the 123 Adult Tennis Program, Homeschool Tennis, coaches women’s tennis teams, teaches Private Lessons, and runs Tennis Birthday Parties. As well, she runs a variety of Tennis Clinics such as Cardio, Adult Camp, Triples, and Skills & Drills, and she administers the Tennis Ladder. In 2014 she was the USPTA Regional Pro of the Year, and this year is serving as Vice President of the USPTA Board.
Andrea is the #1 Women’s Singles Player in Maine and the current #1 Women’s Doubles Player in New England.
E-mail Andrea: [email protected]
| JEFF BARRETT | USPTR PRO
(All ages, Adult Development Programs)
Jeff is a long-time certified USPTR tennis teaching professional with a life passion for the sport of tennis. He began his playing career at St. Francis College in the late 1970’s. Some top playing achievements are:
- 1988-2005-achieved top ten Maine Tennis Association (MTA) rankings in the Men’s Open Division consistently
- 2004-ranked #1 in MTA Men’s 45 age division
- 2004-ranked #7 in USTA New England Men’s 45 age division
- 1993-2003-ranked #1 or #2 in the MTA Men’s 35 age division
- 1993-2003-achieved top ten USTA New England rankings consistently in Men’s 35 age division
- 1991-men’s 4.5 USTA team who played in the Nationals in Tucson, AZ
In 1990, he decided to attend a USPTR Tennis Teacher’s training and graduated Certified Professional I by the USPTR. He also gained Certified Professional II through USPTA and Sports Scient Level 1 by USTA that year and began his ongoing tennis teaching career.
Jeff has been on court teaching as a year-round profession since those certifications. His knowledge of the game-based on his playing background, knowledge of tennis history and excellent teaching skills have allowed him to develop a teaching style that meets or exceeds the expectations of his students. He enjoys working with students in private, semi-private and group environments. He has worked with students from ages 7-80 from all walks of life.