Founder and Director of Tennis
Coach Alex has been directing C.O.R.E. Tennis since its inception twelve years ago. He has been coaching tennis in the DC-Metropolitan area for over fifteen years. Before founding C.O.R.E. Alex was Co-Director of Programs at nearby Tuckahoe Recreation Club, where he managed their adult and junior programs and teams. He also worked as a Coach of the McLean High School Varsity Girls Tennis Team. In this capacity, he guided the McLean Girls to their most successful season in the history of MHS tennis (winning the Liberty District championship, Northern Region title and placing 2nd in the state of Virginia). At C.O.R.E. Coach Alex has trained hundreds of tournament level players, high school varsity level players (12 HS Varsity #1's) and 5 NCAA Division I, II and III student athletes. Coach Alex is a certified USPTA professional.
Coach Alex has a lifelong passion for the game of tennis and enjoys contributing to the development of his players through a holistic approach. He seeks to develop his players’ confidence and character with clear communication, fundamentals, technique, strength and conditioning. When he is not on the courts, he is blessed to enjoy time with his beautiful wife, their three kids (and future grand-slam champions) and their two German Shepherd Dogs.