Recently inducted into the USPTA Hall Of Fame, Anni is also a PTR International Master Tennis Professional, USPTA Elite Professional, and on Wilson’s National Speaker’s Bureau.
She is also the 5-time USPTA National Coach of the Year, 5-time USPTA PNW Pro of the Year, 7-time Oregon Coach of the Year, and winner of the National High School Coach of the Year for all US high schools.
Anni’s legendary high school teams won over a dozen Oregon State High School Tennis Titles during her 24 year High School Coaching career at Lakeridge High School.
In the 1970’s Anni was cutting off wooden racquets for Tiny Tot lessons, in the early 80’s she ran the original high school “no cut” policy, in the early 90s she pioneered tennis in China, and at the turn of the century she was a spokeswoman for the Leukemia Society fighting for her grandson’s life and others like him.
As a 28-year Director of Tennis for the City of Lake Oswego, Oregon, programming and teaching have been a passion for her for all ages, 5 to 95!
Other than being a clinician both here and abroad, Anni’s travels annually include teaching trips to Jamaica. Anni has been published in numerous magazines and newspapers, as well as been a Tour Photographer and a Player Services Representative.
Currently her time off court is writing a book, For The Love of Play!, which is being contributed to by her 3 grandchildren– 9th generation Oregonians! And as a member of the legendary Order of the O, Anni’s team passion is for the Pac 12 Champion Ducks!