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Meet The OTA Board of Directors


Joe Grippaldi, Men's Vice President Joe Grippaldi - President: Joe Grippaldi has over 20 yrs. of experience as a certified tennis instructor and certified racquet stringer. He is the Director of the YONEX Junior Tennis Tournaments (USTA events) and founder of the OTA Junior Division.




Tom Griffin- Men's Vice President: Tom  has played for YEARS in the OTA in all divisions - singles, doubles, and mixed, winning more trophies than we can count!!  Although a tough opponent across the court, anyone who knows Tom knows his passion in spreading tennis joy everywhere!



Ana Gerew - Women's Vice President: Ana has been playing tennis for many years and has been very active in the OTA as a captain. She brings her unique sense of calm and fairness to our organization.



Sharri Schiler, Treasurer Shari Dloss Schiller - Treasurer: Shari has been hitting a tennis ball for over 30 years but just started playing seriously about 20 years ago. She joined the OTA's doubles league over 12 years ago and has served on the OTA Board for over 10 years.



2012_Denise Denise Grippaldi - Secretary: Denise Grippaldi has been playing tennis since 1977 and has been competing in the OTA for well over 15 years. If you have a question, Denise will get you an answer!





Marius C. Stan, OTA President Marius C. Stan  -Retired: Marius served as OTA president for six years of fine service. He is enjoying his new role of fatherhood.  We wish him well and miss him greatly. Good luck Marius on this new stage of your life.


Rob Armbrust, Secretary

Rob Armbrust - Retired Rob served as the OTA Men's Vice President for 8 years. He was always active in the tennis community and well-loved by all.  We will miss him and wish him a happy retired life.