Sante Fe Tennis And Swim Club Staff

Our Clubhouse Staff is dedicated to the promotion of tennis and the satisfaction of our members. We pride ourselves in cultivating a friendly, welcoming atmosphere, and hope you will enjoy meeting everyone at Santa Fe Tennis & Swim Club.

Rachel Gonzales

Assistant General Manager

Bio coming soon!

Rocky Royer

Director of Tennis

Formerly a top 100 touring pro, Rocky began teaching tennis in the mid 80’s after 4 years on the international tour. A graduate of Rice University, he played four years of NCAA Division 1 tennis and was consistently ranked No. 1.

As Director, Rocky is excited to promote the sport of tennis, and the lifelong skills and friendships that come with it.

Jim Parker

Pro Emeritus

World-renowned Jim Parker brings an unparalleled experience to the Santa Fe Tennis and Swim Club Staff.

Ranked number 1 in the US in Singles and Doubles in his age group has been par for the course over the last 35 years. Most recently, Jim achieved a record-setting USTA “grand slam” in 2018, winning each of the four USTA National Tournaments in the 75+ group. Furthermore, he represented the U.S. as team captain in the 2018 ITF World Cup.

As an instructor, Jim is committed to the future of high-level tennis. His unique and varied experiences allow him to pass valuable insights on mechanics, strategy, and match-play psychology on to his students.

Victor Avila

Junior Tennis Coordinator

Hailing from Torreon, Mexico, Victor is a USPTR-trained teaching pro with over 15 years of instructional experience.

Specializing in youth instruction, Victor has built a rapport in the community for his fun and engaging teaching style.