Director of Tennis, Pool, & Fitness: Mike Harris, USPTA Tennis Professional
Mike Harris joined the Colonial Family in 1999 having been the Director of Tennis in Jacksonville, Florida for thirteen years. “Iron Mike” has been a member of United States Professional Tennis Association since 1985, was a part of the 5.0 Volvo National Championship Team, and the former Mixed Doubles State Champ in North Carolina and Southern Mix Doubles 50’s and over. He has been involved in the tennis industry for 37 years. His focus is to keep the finest clay courts and most personable teaching-style in Memphis.
Recently, Mike was honored as the 2016 Tennis Professional of the Year for the state of Tennessee by the USTA-TN!
Tennis Pro: Gary Pittman, USPTA Tennis Professional
Gary Pittman joined the Colonial family in 2005 as a part-time instructor and then full-time in 2013. He came to us after a 37-year career as a school teacher, most of it spent at Mount Pisgah Middle School in Cordova. Over the past 10 years, Gary has won multiple Tennessee State Senior Olympics - most recently in 2016 - as well as Gold and Silver medals in the National Senior Olympics. Gary is dedicated to the Colonial tennis program and his many students.