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The Alabama Tennis Association (ATA) is a District of the United States Tennis Association Southern Section. All members of the USTA are members of the ATA (the USTA's representative in Alabama). The ATA promotes all USTA programming and USTA sanctioned tournaments.

The Alabama Tennis Association is run by a volunteer Board of Directors.
In addition there are many volunteers running local USTA programs throughout Alabama.

ATA Board of Directors

Barbara Ernest
Executive Vice President
Dinah Howard
Regional Vice Presidents
Tony Tumlin, Keith Swindoll, Brad Brown, Scott Novak
Delegate at Large- Eddie Jacques

USTA Alabama Office Staff

Executive Director: Elaine Francis e-mail: ata@alabamata.com
Director of Leagues, State League Coordinator: Adults and Tri Level
Jerrie Ciza Burns e-mail: jerriec@alabamata.com
State League Coordinator: Mixed & Combo Ruth Anne Bendall e-mail: rbendall7@gmail.com
Administrative Assistant: Darryl Blevins e-mail: darryl@alabamata.com
State Representative and Junior Team Tennis Coordinator:  Jenny Robb e-mail: jennyr@alabamata.com;jennywrobb@gmail.com; phone: 205-902-1188 
Director of Community Development and Schools program coordinator.  Keith Wilson e-mail: keithwilson4077@bellsouth.net
Director of Junior Development: William T. Fain e-mail: williamfain1@gmail.com

Contact us at 205-995-2280
1108 Herrington Street
Hoover, AL 35242
Fax: 205-995-2283
email: ata@alabamata.com

The mission statement of the ATA is: "To Promote and Develop the Growth of Tennis"

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