Nancy Wilkins
Director of Tennis


Meet Nancy

Jack Keller
Head Tennis Pro


Meet Jack

Jon Sjolander
Tennis Professional


Meet Jon

ANDREW WEISS
ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL


Meet Andrew

John Phillips
Tennis Professional


Meet John
 
 
Nancy Wilkins, DIRECTOR OF TENNIS
EXPERIENCE
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Gateway Regional High School, captain
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Elizabethtown College, captain
  • Coaching all levels of players for 30 years
  • Served as Head Pro and currently Director of Tennis, RiverWinds Golf & Tennis Club
USTA
  • Currently USTA MS NJD Council Chair & Member at Large on the Middle States Section Board
  • Serves as a member of the USTA National Adaptive Committee
  • Will serve as USTA Middle States Section Board Secretary for 2019-20
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • PTR Certified Professional
  • Member US Racquet Stringers Association
  • USTA 10 and Under Certified
  • USTA Net Generation Safe Play Certified
SPECIAL OLYMPICS
  • Special Olympics NJ Director of Tennis 1988-present
  • Coach of the NJ Team for World Games in ’91, ’95 & ‘99
  • Tennis Commissioner for 2014 Special Olympics National USA Games
  • Tournament Director for 2015 Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles
AWARDS
  • 2006 USTA MS NJD Teaching Pro of the Year
  • 2007 Gateway Regional High School Hall of Fame
  • 2007 South Jersey Sports Hall of Fame
  • 2014 Special Olympics Volunteer of the Year Award
  • 2014 USTA MS Presidential Service Award
  • 2014 USTA MS NJD Tournament Director of the Year Award
  • 2016 USTA MS Presidential Service Award

Jack Keller, HEAD PROFESSIONAL
EXPERIENCE
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Washington Township High School, captain
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Cabrini College, captain
  • Named All PAC Conference twice
  • Served as Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach at Cabrini College, 2006-2009
  • 12 years teaching experience at RiverWinds Golf & Tennis Club
  • Teaches all levels
  • Currently serves as Head Pro, RiverWinds Golf & Tennis
  • Runs a very successful satellite tennis program at Atkinson Park in the summer
USTA
  • USTA MS NJD Council 2015-present
  • Currently serves as Presidential Appointee, Member at Large, USTA MS NJD Council
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • PTR Certified Professional
  • USTA 10 & Under Certified
  • USTA Net Generation Safe Play Certified
  • Cardio Tennis Certified
SPECIAL OLYMPICS
  • Special Olympics NJ Assistant Director of Tennis, 2006-present
  • Served on 2014 Special Olympics National USA Games Organizing Committee
  • Recruited to serve at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles
 

AWARDS
  • USTA MS NJD Teaching Pro of the Year

Jon Sjolander, ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL

EXPERIENCE
  • 5 years teaching experience at RiverWinds Golf & Tennis Club
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Pitman High School, captain
  • Named All South Jersey, 2010 & 2011
  • New Jersey State Finalist, 2010
  • 2 year Varsity letter winner, Gloucester County College, captain
  • Division III All American, 2012 & 2013
  • Division III National Champion, 2012 & 2013
  • Organizes many special events at RiverWinds
  • Teaches all levels
USTA
  • Middle States NJ District Junior Team Tennis Coordinator 2015-present
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • PTR Member
  • USTA Net Generation Safe Play Certified
  • USTA 10 and Under Certified

ANDREW WEISS, ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL


EXPERIENCE
  • The newest addition to our teaching staff, has been playing tennis for 13 years
  • Went through the RiverWinds Tennis program under the tutelage of Jack Keller
  • 4 year Varsity letter winner, Clearview Regional High School
  • Captained the team for 3 years and helped run team practices
  • One-time Gloucester County Times Tournament Semi Finalist
  • Second Team Tri County All-Conference Freshman year
  • Three-time Gloucester County Times Tournament Finalist
  • Three-time First Team Tri County All-Conference
  • Three-time Tri County Conference Player of the Year
  • USTA top 20 ranked junior player
  • Joined the RiverWinds staff in June of 2018

John Phillips, ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL

EXPERIENCE
  • 2 years Varsity letter winner, Gloucester Catholic 
  • Named All State, 1992
  • 3 years of experience coordinating and teaching an outdoor program Mannington Mills 
  • 5 years of experience instructing children and adults on all levels at RiverWinds 
  • USTA Net Generation Safe Play Certified