Mark Hanson is a USTA National Certified High Performance Coach, USPTA Certified Pro 1 with 25 years of high-level coaching experience. A former coach at several colleges, including Seattle University & University of Washington, Mark has developed numerous collegiate, nationally and internationally ranked players.
Mark has also been recognized by the USTA with awards for his superior tournament organization, service and coaching excellence. Mark was the Director of Tennis at Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club for over 10 years and has been one of the senior coaches for numerous USTA Regional Training camps. Mark is the chairperson for the USTA coaching commission.
Certifications: USTA National High Performance Development certified, USPTA Certified Pro 1 Coach, Net Generation.
Current Positions: USTA Coaching Commission, Director of NWHPT, traveling coach of Gail Brodsky
WTA Experience: Coached main draw at all 4 Grand Slams and the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells such as Marie-Eve Pelletier, Gail Brodsky, Julie Ditty, and Amir Hadad.