To Promote & Develop the Growth of Tennis

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Board of Directors



President Jeffrey Farris, Cleveland
Executive Vice President Jimmie Coins, Jackson
Vice President

Bo Gard, Gulfport



Robert Garrett, New Albany

Treasurer Clay McWilliams, Flowood
Secretary George Miller, Southaven
Immediate Past President Karen Newman Morgan, Canton



Delta Katie Boykin
Northeast Mark Robbins
North Central Rivers Humber 
East Central Cherie Runnels
Jackson Johnny McGinn
Pine Belt Katie Walker
Southwest Bill Woodworth
Gulf Coast Calvin Ishee
At-Large Donald Jones
At-Large Kemp Morgan
Pro's Representative          Rick Shields


Past Presidents

Karen Newman Morgan, 2017-2018
Jim Warren 2015-2016
John Cox 2013-2014
Dennis Miller, 2011-2012
Louis Peters, 2009-2010
Huey Townsend, 2006-2008
Bill Pressly, 2005
Dudley Stewart, 2003-04
Whit Rayner, 2001-02
Pat Wheeler, 1999-2000
Jan Johnson, 1997-98
Gaines Dyer, 1995-96
Jerry Shemper, 1993-94
Betty Roche, 1991-92
Yvonne Edwards, 1989-90
Peter Koury, 1987-88
Buddy Klumb, 1985-86
Sharon Gault, 1983-84
Leighton Pettis, 1981-82
Carolyn Henry, 1979-80
Milton Cash, 1977-78
Bobby Jones, 1975-76
Dr. Wilfred Cole, 1973-74
Victor P. Smith, 1971-72
Ken Toler, 1969-70




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