Patrick began teaching in 1989. His career started at the Adidas Tennis Camps at Pepperdine University in Malibu, Ca and at the University of California Irvine in Irvine, Ca. From there Patrick became Assistant Teaching Professional at Brentwood Country Club in Los Angeles, Ca.
After two years at Brentwood, Patrick then made the move to Director of Tennis and Head Teaching Professional at the Quail Tree Racket Club in Harrison, Ar.
After four years in Arkansas, he then moved onto two excellent seasonal jobs, with St. Louis, Mo being home base. At Sunset Tennis Center in St. Louis, teaching indoors for 9 months and at Castine Golf, Tennis and Yacht Club in Castine, Me for 3 months a year. Patrick served as a staff professional at Sunset and as Director of tennis and Head Teaching Professional in Castine for a great 5 year stint. Patrick then settled in at the Pine Bluff Country Club in Pine Bluff, Ar for 8 years as Director of Tennis and Head Teaching Professional.
Patrick and his family now reside in Greer and after a year at Brookstone Meadows in Anderson as Head Teaching Professional is proud and excited to head up a full tennis program here at beautiful Tryon Park. With Tennis At Tryon, Patrick will bring his 28 years of experience in instructing and coaching all ages and levels of players in private or group settings.
Patrick looks forward to teaching here with his unique style as well as running camps, tournaments and special events. The emphasis is on growing the game of tennis in the city of Greer with fun and fitness for all!