Gene Johnston has been playing and coaching tennis for a number of years and has received both a USPTA Pro 1 rating and a Collegiate All-American Honorable mention. Gene has also taught in the Chicago area for over 25 years including Butterfield Country Club, Oakbrook Racquet Club, Score Tennis & Fitness Club and Five Seasons Sport Club. Furthermore, Gene was a featured speaker at UPSTA conventions and high school coach clinics. He has coached 22 nationally recognized juniors along with numerous others who have gained college scholarships. Now, Gene teaches both adults and juniors at all levels.