November 8-10
USPTA World Headquarters
Lake Nona, Florida


The USPTA Leadership Academy is laser focused coaching on key tennis industry leadership principles. Led by USPTA members Feisal Hassan, Ajay Pant, Sara Morse and Jose Pastrello, the leadership academy will use case studies, self-assessments and best practices and behaviors. Additional topics to build a strong leadership base will include time management, communication skills, customer service, team building, budgets and HR issues. This is a very interactive course that will involve group participation utilizing group projects and exercises within each training module.

"One of the best leadership training programs I have attended! All of the attendees were greeted by a welcoming USPTA staff including, CEO John Embree. It only got better from there. The subject matter was very relevant and creatively delivered. I enjoyed interacting and problem solving with our trade association’s finest. USPTA delivered." - Scholarship Recipient Chrissy Macur

Tentative Agenda: (Schedule subject to change)

Day One
9 am – 12 pm, Leadership
12 pm – 1 pm, Lunch (provided)
1 pm – 4 pm, Time Management and Communication Skills
4 pm – 4:30 pm, Group Discussion
Dinner Provided

Day Two
9 am – 12 pm, Customer Service and Team Building
12 pm – 1 pm, Lunch (provided)
1 pm – 4 pm, Budget
4 pm – 4:30 pm, Group Discussion

Day Three
9 am – 12 pm, HR and Legal
12 pm – 1 pm, Summary/Wrap Up
Past featured speakers:
Feisal Hassan - USPTA Vice-President and Master Professional
Ajay Pant – USPTA Master Professional
Sara Morse – USPTA Elite Professional
Jose Pastrello – USPTA Elite Professional
Cost: $499
Education credits: 6 credits + up to 9 credits for the education sessions.
Registration open to the first 50 participants.

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