“Coach Joe” was born and raised in the Bronx. He began playing tennis when he was 7 and learned to play with the iconic Jack Kramer wooden racquet. Joe learned to play by hitting on a wall until he got consistent. He was Captain of his High School Team. His daughter reignited his love for tennis and he has been coaching ever since. Joe has extensive experience teaching adults and is also great with kids. Coach Joe is inspired by Roger Federer’s relaxed, fluid playing style.