RTA Awards and Notable Achievements


2014 CTA of the year, USTA of North Carolina- President Beth Beam
2014 - Southern USTA, Marilyn Sherman Spirit Award- RTA Community Director Susan Flanagan
2014 - North Carolinas USTA Peggy Golden Spirit Award- RTA Community Director Susan Flanagan
2013 - North Carolinas USTA  Jr. Team Tennis Local League Coordinator of the Year - Ken Glanville & Lorraine Norris
2013 - North Carolinas USTA Volunteer of the Month for May - RTA Community Director Susan Flanagan
2011 - North Carolinas USTA Special Event of the Year - RTA's Adopt-A-Troop Care Package Packing Party
2009 - North Carolinas USTA Outstanding Parks & Rec Center - Milbrook Exchange Park
2008 - North Carolinas USTA Member Organization of the Year- Raleigh Tennis Association
2008 - USTA Tennis Welcome Center - Top 50 in the US
2008 - USTA Southern's Jr Tournament of the Year - RTA Futures
2007 - North Carolinas USTA Member Organization of the Year- Raleigh Tennis Association
2007 - City of Raleigh's Outstanding Financial Contributor - Raleigh Tennis Association

The Raleigh Tennis Association is excited to announce an Executive Director.  Help us welcome, Julie Dick.


 Julie recently moved to the Raleigh area from Kentucky, where she created, organized, and operated the Georgetown Tennis Association as Executive Director.  In addition to leading the GTA to statewide recognition, Julie received the Janet Lauer Award in 2010, which recognizes the top USTA Junior Team Tennis Coordinator in the nation.  Prior to her work with the GTA, Julie was the Executive Director for the Kentucky Perinatal Association and held key Director positions with the March of Dimes Bluegrass Division.


The Raleigh Tennis Association is excited to have Julie leading the operations of our organization and looks forward to leveraging her skills and experience as we continue to promote and grow tennis in Raleigh.

  • RTA Board Position - The RTA board is currently set for the 2016-2017 Term.   Please e-mail Julie for more information about volunteering for the RTA.

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RTA Board of Directors and Employees

Julie Dick Executive Director

Bill Edwards President
Beth Beam Immediate Past President*

open 1st Vice President
John Vanderwater Treasurer
Kirk Wroblewsk Secretary
Gabe Jimenez At-Large Board Member
Will Rollinson At-Large Board Member

Faye Hooker At -Large Board Member

Barb Kelly At -Large Board Member

ADVISORY COUNSEL
Cy King Tennis Service Representative/North Carolina USTA Southern Section
David Bell Director of Tennis, City of Raleigh
Ken Glanville Asst. Director of Tennis, City of Raleigh
Shane Wells Tennis Director, North Hills Club

USTA ADULT LEAGUES
Lynn Goldberg Spring Adult League, Mixed, Combo, & Senior League Coordinator 18+
Tracy DebnamSingles, Tri Level and RTA Winter League Coordinator ,40+Adult 

MEET THE BOARD