Thomas is an experienced and well-versed coach who started his tennis career in 2015. Thomas played 3 years of college tennis in Memphis, TN. During this time, he started working as an assistant coach at Memphis Country club and discovered his love of teaching.
Thomas then transitioned to a local club in Memphis where he worked as a head tennis pro for 2 years. During his time in Memphis, Thomas also worked at the GreatBase Tennis Academy where he worked with several nationally ranked players. While there, he studied under world renowned coaches such as Steve Smith and Andy Fitzell.
Thomas then relocated back to Roanoke, Virginia to be closer to family and spent 3 years teaching at Hunting Hills Country Club. Thomas built a successful junior program and year-round academy producing the top adult and junior players in the area.
Over the span of Thomas’ career, he has worked under 3 master pros (the highest level a coach can achieve, with only 1% of USPTA coaches nationwide earning this title).
Thomas is a biomechanic’s expert who specializes in technical corrections and training everyone from beginners to Division 1 players.