Joe Brooke- Tennis Director & Club Manager
Joe is a former nationally ranked player with over 30 years of coaching and tennis club management experience nationally and internationally. At the River Club Joe has developed a comprehensive tennis program designed for all ages and ability levels which includes junior development, inter-club play, social mixers, club tournaments, and a strong instructional program of individual and group lessons and clinics.
Tennis Courts: (207) 967-2090
Shawn Brooke- Tennis Pro
Shawn is a former nationally ranked junior player from Florida who has been coaching in Maine and Florida for the past 8 years. Shawn played his collegiate tennis at the University of Illinois and competed at the professional level on the Satellite and Futures Tour.
Steve Cattani - Tennis Pro
Steve started his career as a student at the Bolliterri/IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Upon graduation he worked under Dennis VanDeMeer in Hilton Head, South Carolina, and obtained his United States Professional Tennis Registry coaching certificate. Continuing to develop his teaching skills, Steve obtained a second USPTA certification along with becoming a certified racquet stringer. For the past 15 years Steve has worked at clubs in Florida and New York teaching private and group lessons for adults, coaching USTA men’s and women’s teams, and running junior programs where he has coached top junior players on the international circuit. In his spare time, Steve likes to golf, fish and enjoy time with family and friends.
Boathouse: (207) 967-8992
Dan Ellis - Dock Master
Dan Ellis was a mountain guide, sailing instructor, mental health counselor, boat Captain, teacher and boatyard mechanic before coming to the club in 2008 to be the Dock Master. He runs his own small business, Ellis Marine Services in Kennebunk. He oversees the Club Boathouse, docks, maintains the club boats, runs the boating camp for the junior program and gives private instruction to those who’d like to round out their boating skills, whether under power of sail. If there is anything you might need having to do with boats from instruction, maintenance, repairing or replacing see Dan over at the Boathouse.
Abby Boissonneault - Office Manager
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Abby joins the Club after working in the retail and recreation sectors. She has received many academic and leadership awards and comes to the Club with a variety of computer, accounting, and management skills. At the River Club, she will function as Joe’s assistant, and will support the Board of Directors and membership at large.