Our coaches are dedicated to the development of their students and are involved in players’ development both on and off the tennis court. Our coaches devote large amounts of professional and personal time to our players. Their playing and coaching experience varies from the top collegiate level to the ATP and WTA Tours.
Academy Director & Head Tennis Coach
Calvin was a highly ranked player on the national and international tour. He was a blue chip recruit while playing juniors and was a nationally ranked collegiate athlete in Division 1. He also played a short time on the pro tour reaching a semi-finals. Has worked on the ATP tour including 3 grand slams, Australian Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open and many ATP Master Series tournaments as well. He is a ATP Certified GPTCA International Coach. He holds a Sport Science Certification with the ITPA and is a Tennis Performance Trainer.
Academy Tennis Coach
Martina, ACSM Certified Health Fitness Specialist, received her BA at Georgia State University (GSU) in Exercise Science. She played for the university tennis team for 4 years, and was awarded “The Most Outstanding Performer of the 2009-CAA Women’s Tennis Championship” and named to the “2011 Women’s All-Academic Team at GSU”.
A former professional WTA tennis player, two-time winner of International Tennis Federation (ITF) 10K doubles tournaments in Raanana, Israel, winner of ITF tournament in Prague (in singles) and two-time winner of the Czech Republic Championships in doubles, a semifinalist in singles. She also competed on the Nike Junior Tour International Masters in South Africa.
Martina has worked as a tennis coach at summer camps in Czech Republic, was a Student Voluntary Assistant Tennis Coach at Women’s Tennis Team at GSU, also has worked as a tennis coach at summer camps in Connecticut and as a tennis academy coach at Hobson Performance Tennis.
Professional Fitness Trainer
Wayne is an AAAI/ISMA (International Sports Medicine Association) Certified Personal trainer, CPR Certified, and a Crossfit Level 1 Certified Trainer. He leads the KPT fitness and conditioning program.
Wayne attended US Naval Academy on football scholarship before transferring to Georgia Southern where he played football for 2 years then graduated with a degree in Marketing and Advertising. Wayne has been been a Certified Personal Trainer for 10 years and has a strong passion for training and coaching juniors with a focus on speed, agility, and strength training.