Senior Leadership

  • Ron Nano

    President and CEO

    Ron joins Legacy's diverse team from New York, where he  was the Executive Director of the Johnny Mac Tennis Project and Co-General Manager of Sportime Randall’s Island/John McEnroe Tennis Academy.  For nearly a decade prior, Nano served as the Director of Tennis and Senior Director of Operations for New York Junior Tennis and Learning (NYJTL), where he led dynamic tennis and education programs for nearly 75,000 young athletes.  In 2015, Nano oversaw the completion of the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis and Learning, NYJTL’s flagship $26.5 million center and served as its General Manager in its inaugural year.

     

    Email: RNano@LegacyYTE.org

Staff

  • Marcie Baker

    Special Event Coordinator
  • Derrick T. Billups

    Senior Director of Community Programs
  • Ryan Fatzinger

    Results Fast Training Director
  • Frank Green

    Associate Director of Tennis
  • Joni C. Helton

    Community Programs Coordinator
  • Judith Henzy

    Director of Education
  • Josh Irving

    Associate Director of Community Programs & OST LYTE Site Director

    Joshua Irving, raised in the West Philadelphia area, was first introduced to the game of tennis at Connestoga Playground through NJTL Summer Programming. The following Fall, he further pursued his interest in the sport by enrolling into regular clinics at the Arthur Ashe Tennis Center, eventually earning a spot on the then "Traveling Team". After graduating from the William Penn Charter School in 1997, he went on to attend Howard University, in Washington D.C., earning a degree in Social - Psychology. Joshua returned home to the Philadelphia area dedicating himself to servicing the inner city community having counseled both directly and indirectly hundreds of people as an Individual and Family Therapist. Joshua now combines his love of tennis and working with youth, both on and off the court at Legacy as the Associate Director of Community Programs and Site Director for OST Programming.

    Email: JIrving@LegacyYTE.org

  • Tanja Kojic

    Front Desk Staff

    Tanja has been with Legacy Youth Tennis and Education since 2015. She played sports throughout her childhood which sparked her interest in obtaining her B.S. in Sport and Recreation Management from Temple University. Since then, she has completed two internships; SquashSmarts in Philadelphia, PA (where she gained her interest in working for nonprofits) and for Hurricane Junior Golf Tour in Jacksonville, Florida. In January 2015 she graduated from Temple and soon after started working for Legacy as a Front Desk Representative in the summer of that same year. 

    Email: TKojic@LegacyYTE.org

  • Sanjin Kunovac

    Director of Tennis
  • Amit Parikh

    Accounting Director
  • Tina Potchen

    Accounting Coordinator/Bookkeeper
  • Kat Sorokko

    Associate General Manager (AGM)-Legacy Center
  • Rushelle Taylor

    Building Maintenance
  • Deborah Waldman

    Director of Human Resources
  • Al White

    Building Supervisor