A former high school teacher-turned tennis instructor, Randy Paisley has been named Tennis Director at Midtown Athletic Club in Willowbrook. Mr. Paisley brings a wealth of experience, which includes over 18 years coaching tennis, developing tennis programs, and tennis club management.
Since 2011, Paisley's time had been spent on the courts at Midtown Athletic Club in Palatine, where he served as one of the club's most popular tennis coaches, having taught over 30 lessons per week.
Between 1980 and 2011, Paisley was also a full-time educator, teaching math and physical education to middle and high school students in Illinois and Tennessee. During that period, he was head varsity tennis coach for several state high school championship tennis teams.
Paisley is certified by the USPTA and is an accomplished player who earned college and USTA rankings. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, and received a Master's Degree in Education from Middle Tennessee State University.
"We are privileged to have a professional of Randy's caliber to lead our operations here at Midtown Athletic Club," said Michael Mahoney, Senior Vice President of Tennis Operations for Chicago-based Midtown Athletic Clubs. "He is an excellent teacher, will be a mentor to our members and associates, and will enhance the club's reputation as the premier place for tennis in the Chicagoland area."
For more information on Midtown Athletic Club in Willowbrook, call (630) 325-8888 or visit www.midtown.com/willowbrook.