Recreation and Parks Department

OCTC Tennis Professional Staff


Dr. Keith ColemanDr. Keith Coleman (Director of Tennis)
This is Keith’s tenth season at the Ocean City Tennis Center. He served as the head pro for the first five years and took over as Director of Tennis in 2010. Keith is a Pro 1 in the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA). He played #1 singles/doubles and was Men’s MVP at Campbell University (NC) where he also coached the Men’s team in ’78 and ‘79. He was also the assistant director of the Campbell University Tennis Camp and is now starting his third year as the Head Boy's Tennis Coach at Worcester Preparatory School. Keith holds a Doctorate in Psychology and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Massachusetts. He is the Clinical Director of the Ocean City Stress & Wellness Clinic. He has been published in national tennis publications. Keith was originally trained by the former #1 player in the world, Don Budge and was the assistant director of the Don Budge Tennis Camp in Baltimore, MD. He recently trained with the Sanchez-Casal Tennis Academy in Florida.


Matt MansfieldMatt Mansfield (Asst. Manager/Asst. Tennis Pro)
Matt begins his sixth year at the OCTC. He has worked with Junior Team Tennis, as well as camps and clinics for all ages. Matt has been playing tennis for the past 15 years. At Harford Community College, Matt was an All-MD JUCO player at #1 doubles. He also made it to the semi-finals at the NJCAA National Tournament in Plano, Texas. Matt was a starter for the Frostburg State University Tennis Team in singles and doubles. While at Frostburg, he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation and Parks Management with a concentration in Community Planning. Matt is a member of both the Maryland and National Recreation and Park Associations and a member of the United State Professional Tennis Association (USPTA).


Marie ThomasMarie Thomas (Women’s Tennis League Coordinator)
Marie returns for her 12th year as the Coordinator of our women’s leagues. Marie has played tennis on the Eastern Shore for years and has been involved with tennis in various organizational capacities. She chaired the tennis program at Green Hill Yacht and Country Club in Salisbury for several years. Marie was the co-chair of the Chris Thomas Memorial Tennis Tournament for 12 years. This event brought in numerous nationally ranked players and benefited cancer programs at PRMC.



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