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Russell DendyRussell Dendy - Executive Director
Russell is in charge of all aspects of USTA Mississippi. He works closely with the Board of Directors and Committee Chairmen. He oversees the day to day operations of the office and supervises a staff of seven.



TBA - Director, Community Development & Junior Team Tennis
Russell is repsonsible for all aspects of Community Development and USTA, STA, and MTA grants. He is also State coordinator for Junior Team Tennis, which includes leagues for 8 & U, 10 & U, 12,14, 16, & 18 & U and the summer and fall state championships.



Lindsey SartainLindsey Brashier - Director, Adult League
Lindsey handles all aspects of Adult Leagues in Mississippi, including 18 & over, 40 & over, 55 & over, 65 & over, Mixed Doubles, Tri-Level, Combo and singles leagues and Championships.



William ForemanWilliam Foreman - Competitive Pathway Director
William oversees Adult and Junior Competition, including tournaments, Tournament Directors, Officials, players, coaches and parents. He also is the contact for Tennis on Campus, rankings and USTA team competitions.



Chip CarterChip Carter - Marketing & Special Events Coordinator

Chip coordinates all things marketing & social media. Chip serves as the staff liaison with the marketing and awards committee's. Chip will aid in organizing MTA annual meeting, staff/committee meetings and various trainings throughout the calendar year.



Angie DeLeon - Director of Junior Programs

Angie DeLeon continues to serve as a local Junior Team Tennis coordinator for the Tri-county area, a position she has held for over 10 years. Angie also serves as the state coordinator for entry level youth programming with a program called Ready to Rally. Angie also is our junior marketing coordinator as well as the state Schools Tennis coordinator.



Jean Seale - League Assistant
Jean is the Adult League assistant. She handles administrative duties for all league affairs and championship events, as well as production of flyers and promotions for Local League Coordinators across the state.



Emillia Viljoen - Tennis Service Representative - MS
TSR is the MS Tennis Service Representative.  This position is charged with the promotion and development of tennis in Mississipp by working with CTA's, Parks & Recreation Departments, Tennis Clubs and facilities, coaches and tennis pros.  This position is a valuable resource for the community as well as USTA MS.


Physical Location:  3311 N. State St.  Jackson, MS 39216
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 5388, Jackson, MS  39296
Phone:  (601) 981-4421
Toll Free:  1-800-349-1683
Fax:  (601) 981-4517


Community Tennis

Facilities Grant

The Mississippi Tennis Association would like to announce that it will again offer Facility Grants to communities across the state that are in need of funding for tennis facilities!