Joel joined Gotham Tennis Academy after two decades of experience developing and running high growth service businesses. He holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA with Honors from Wesleyan University. Joel is an avid tennis enthusiast and former collegiate tennis player. He is active in the Riverside Clay Tennis Association and the United States Tennis Association where he serves on various Eastern Region and New York Metro boards. Joel enjoys coaching youth sports programs in tennis, basketball, baseball and soccer on the Upper Westside of Manhattan.