Tim Stallard - Executive Director
Tim Stallard has over thirty years of experience as a tennis professional and director. He serves as Executive Director for the Bush Tennis Center in Midland, Texas and President of Prolink Sports & Entertainment (www.prolinklive.net) based in Austin, Texas.
His coaching accomplishments include serving as an assistant coach for The University of Texas at Austin 1999-2001 where he helped coach the Longhorns to two conference championships and the NCAA final four. Tim has developed 11 Texas high school State Singles Champions, 7 NCAA All Americans and 4 USTA National Champions. His students have earned scholarships to top NCAA Division One schools including University of Texas at Austin, Stanford, UCLA, TCU, SMU, Baylor, University of Georgia, Virginia and Texas A&M.
From 1990-1996, Tim served as Director of Tennis at Barton Creek Resort & Spa where his student’s included three future superstars: Andy Roddick (2003 US Open Champion & world #1), Drew Brees (MVP Super Bowl 44) and Chris Mihm (Center for the LA Lakers). Tim has served as Tournament Director to more than 50 ATP Tour/USTA Challenger events and was named to the National Advisory staff for Adidas USA and Wilson Sporting Goods.
director of operations
Brandi Burkart is a native Midlander. She played tennis for a short time at Robert E. Lee High School where she graduated in 1996. She continued to play tennis in high school and college through the Midland College recreational program any chance she could get. Brandi worked as Office Manager for a commercial construction company for 10 years while pursuing her undergraduate degree. She graduated from UTPB in 2006 with her BA in Psychology and worked in the social field for several years after. She then continued her education at UTPB and received her Master of Business Administration degree with a Management emphasis in 2014. Brandi has a passion for tennis and business and comes to us with over 20 years of business experience preparing her for the role of Operations Manager at Bush Tennis Center. She is responsible for the overall daily operation and maintenance of the facility.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Lynn Myers - President
Chris Hightower - Vice President
Sureena Weir - Treasurer
Kris James - Secretary
Laura Paige Innerarity
Lauren Van Stavern Wall
Lael Cordess-Pitts, The Henry Foundation, Advisory
Steve Davidson, Chris Davidson Opportunity Park