Tennis Staff

Director of Tennis - Richard Centerbar

Richard Centerbar has been a central to the Boca Grove Tennis Department for the last 31 years. Richard is a native of Boca Raton having gone to Boca Raton High School and Florida Atlantic University. He is also a graduate of Van Der Meer Tennis University in South Carolina. Richard has served on the USPTA Florida Division for 12 years during which time he has served as President of District II and President of the Florida Division overseeing 1600 tennis professionals. He also served on the USPTA National Executive for five years and in 2013 he was named the USPTA Florida Professional of the Year. Richard’s reputation has brought the likes of tennis legend Ivan Lendl, as well as current touring pros Andy Murray, Kevin Anderson and Grigor Dimitrov to practice and use the Boca Grove Tennis and Fitness facilities.

Associate Tennis Professional - Juliet Serabian

Juliet Serabin just recently joined the Tennis Department at Boca Grove. A native of Fort Lauderdale she grew up playing tennis. She played in high school for the Darlington School, and in college while attending Barry University in Miami and Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. She played both singles and doubles competitively. She also was active on the Junior USTA Tour and was ranked as a top player for the state of Florida for several years. We can't wait to see what Juliet adds to our Tennis Department.

Tennis Pro Shop Manager - Linda Mezzone

Linda Mezzone has been an integral part of the tennis shop for almost seven years at Boca Grove. Linda came to us after 25+ years of an award-winning career in Graphic Design in New York City having worked at several Fortune 500 companies including Lockheed Martin, Goldman Sachs and Dreyfus as the VP of Creative Services. When not working at Boca Grove, Linda is using her knowledge gleamed from cooking schools in New York and Italy to prepare gourmet meals for friends and loved ones.