PROSTOYOU INVITES YOU TO EXPERIENCE TENNIS ACCORDING TO YOUR LIFESTYLE. THE GAME FOR LIFE IS NOW THE GAME FOR YOUR LIFE!
To promote tennis as a lifestyle by developing community tennis programs that demonstrates professionalism and unsurpassed services to players of all ages and skill levels by:
- Providing professional grade tennis facilities that offers numerous programs
- Establishing balanced, high-quality tennis programs that are affordable for local communities
- Promoting physical activity, sportsmanship and camaraderie among all age groups
Marco Impeduglia, president
As a USPTA certified Tennis instructor, Marco Impeduglia takes great pride in sharing his passion for the sport with players of all ages in the Mid-Atlantic communities through ProsToYou Tennis, a company which he runs and operates.
On a mission to promote physical activity and sportsmanship values within the community, ProsToYou Tennis provides professional grade tennis facilities, as well as a wide range of affordable and high quality programs aimed at practitioners of all levels.
Following a Bachelors of Science with a particular focus in Kinesiology & Sports Marketing / Management, Marco set out to deepen his studies and earn a Masters degree in Sports Industry Management at Georgetown University.
His professional experiences within the Tennis industry have been diverse, focusing on both the actual coaching and the business side. An extensive employment history allowed Marco to gain precious insights on the managerial and business areas of the industry. Previous experiences include working as an executive director at the Youth Impact Program and Program Manager at Junior Tennis Champions Center in College Park, Maryland.
As a coach, Marco is passionate about interacting directly with tennis students and players: He has been a coach at institutions the likes of Flint Hill School (Oakton, VA) and Chevy Chase Club (Chevy Chase, MD).
Lisa Brody, Director of tennis
Coach Lisa has been specializing in teaching tennis to young children since 1992. A college player with a degree from NYU Stern Business School, she left a career on Wall St when her children were born and began working with the original TennisKids program in Manhattan Beach, CA. She was one of the company’s initial franchisees, expanding its operations to include over fifteen locations and serving well over 1000 children in suburban New Jersey. She later formed Viva Tennis, one of the largest and most popular youth tennis programs in the state.
In 2010 she was highlighted by the USTA as a "National Tennis Mom." She strongly believes in a teaching environment based on positive reinforcement. Her goal, as a teacher of all ages, is to help students understand and develop a lifetime love of the game while having fun and staying healthy.
‘Miss Lisa’ and her husband have three wonderful children; all of who are exceptional tennis players and incredible young people. They all started playing tennis at a very early age and their accomplishments include NCAA All-American titles, captains of their tennis teams and top national and international rankings as well as playing in the US Open Juniors.
Perris burke - STAFF PROFESSIONAL
Coach Perris is currently a touring tennis professional player. He has been playing tennis at a high performance level for over 10 years. Perris was one of the top Mid-Atlantic junior players for more than 15 years. He practices with top 100 professional players from all over the world including some players who compete in the Grand Slams. Perris is also a certified tennis instructor for over 5 years. He teaches players from all ages and skill levels. Perris has been with ProsToYou Tennis for 3 years.
Garrett Loomer - STAFF PROFESSIONAL
Coach Garrett began his tennis career while attending high school in Ohio. He played for his last two years before going out for the college team in years to follow. He played all four years for the Hood College Blazers. He achieved his bachelors degree in sociology with a minor in social work. His passion has always been to teach, so he went back to graduate school and got a Masters degree in Elementary Education.
He has been teaching physical education to grades Pre-K through 8th in Baltimore City Schools for the past 5 years. He coaches summer sports lessons privately and has worked for the YMCA in the past as a Sports coordinator. His philosophy on teaching and coaching is to promote sportsmanship and equal play. Having played 6 sports throughout his life, Garrett most values the importance of having fun and being successful over being victorious. He is going to be a Lead coach this summer through Pros to You tennis summer camps.
Kevin Ocampos-Barry - Staff Professional
Coach Kevin has been a student of tennis since he could first pick up a racket. With a genuine love of the game he took to teaching others tennis from the age of 14 at Belair Bath & Tennis, eventually becoming assistant head coach. Kevin competed at the #1 singles and doubles at his high school as well as for the UMBC club tennis team. His main goal of instructing tennis is to pass along his love of the game, a strong value of sportsmanship and strong fundamental skills to others.
Mike Hardman - Staff Professional
Coach Mike graduated from Hood College in Maryland in May 2011. Mike competed as the #1 singles and doubles on the Hood College tennis team. Recently, Mike received his MBA from Hood College and was the assistant tennis coach for the men's and women's teams. At the same time, Mike taught at Cattail Creek Country Club and Norbeck Country Club.