Mike Baugh Named USPTA Florida Executive Director

LAKE NONA, Fla., Dec. 29, 2023 — The United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA), Inc. is excited to formally announce the appointment of Mike Baugh as the new USPTA Florida Executive Director.
Mike is the director of junior tennis and pickleball at Treasure Bay Golf & Tennis in Treasure Island, Fla. In addition, he serves as the strength & conditioning coach for the St. Petersburg College women's tennis team. Baugh brings a wealth of expertise to his roles holding impressive certifications, including USPTA Elite Professional, USTA High Performance Coach and ISSA Master Certified Personal Trainer. He's also compiled more than 2,300 hours of continuing education.

Mike's commitment to tennis extends beyond the court. He currently serves on the Yonex National Speaker’s Team. His involvement in various USPTA committees and numerous local and statewide honors underscore his dedication to advancing the sport.

"I am thrilled to embark on this new journey as Executive Director, continuing my affiliation with the USPTA in Florida," Baugh said. "I eagerly anticipate collaborating with the President, Board of Directors, and members of the Florida Division, while working alongside USPTA leadership and staff to champion the organization and our sport."
Mike took over the role on December 4.

If you’d like to connect with him, you can email him at mike.baugh@uspta.org.


About the USPTA: Founded in 1927, the USPTA is the global leader in tennis-teacher certification and professional development. With more than 14,000 members worldwide and 17 divisions nationwide, the Association's mission is to raise the standards of tennis-teaching professionals and coaches and to promote a greater awareness of the sport. Learn more at USPTA.com.

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USPTA, Director of Marketing & Communications

Collin Brazan
USPTA, Public Relations