Maryna, originally from Kiev, Ukraine, moved to the U.S. to attend college at Georgia State University, a division one school. After her college graduation, Maryna played professionally on the Pro Tour before starting her coaching career. She brings a wealth of experience as a high-level tournament player and coach, positive energy and technical know-how. Maryna enjoys coaching kids and adults of all skill levels. Her favorite players are Roger Federer and Monica Seles. Maryna, like Seles, also grew up with a two-handed forehand and backhand.