Director of Tennis
Michaela is originally from Czech Republic and her lifetime passion is tennis and all racquet sports. She has successfully run tennis and paddle programs in Fairfield County for more than 15 years and is a former Director of Racquet Sports at the Innis Arden Golf Club in Old Greenwich. Michaela has also been a well respected professional at Belle Haven CC, New Canaan Racquet Club and the New Canaan Field Club. Michaela has a master's degree in Sports Management and is a USPTA and PPTA Elite certified professional in addition to being certified in Pickleball.
Michaela's playing background is equally impressive being among the top ten players growing up in the Czech Republic in all junior age groups. During 1996-1998 she played the highest tennis competition in the Czech Republic called Extra League which has national and international participation, where she competed against players like Martina Hingis and Jana Novotna. In 1999 she received an athletic scholarship from Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) in GA where she was an All-American for four consecutive years in singles and doubles. Michaela is a Hall of Fame inductee at AASU, a former No. 1 tennis program in NCAA Division II. Michaela has recently taken up the fun sport of POP Tennis and reached the singles, doubles and mixed doubles finals in the 2017 POP Tennis Open!
Her mission is to help promote the game of tennis and help others improve and make tennis their lifetime sport.