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About Us


To promote and develop the lifetime sport of tennis in the Greater San Antonio area as a means of healthful recreation, physical fitness, social connection, sportsmanship and character building by providing accessible tennis programs, leagues and tournaments for all. Revised 09/19/22

SATA is based at the City of San Antonio's premier tennis facility, the McFarlin Tennis Center at San Pedro Springs. Founded in 1946, SATA is United States Tennis Association (USTA) Community Tennis Association (CTA)--a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, volunteer-based organization supporting programs that grow the game of tennis.  As such we are a longtime contributor in growing the sport of tennis in the greater San Antonio area and surrounding communities. 

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1503 San Pedro Avenue

San Antonio, TX 78212


Phone: 210-735-3069

Fax: 210-735-3070



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Meet The Team

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Joe Rother

Program Director

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Joe Rother is the Programs Director at SATA.


Veronica Bellard

Leagues Director

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Veronica Bellard is the Leagues Director at SATA. In addition to coordinating all USTA adult leagues in San Antonio, she manages the SATA website, social media accounts, and assists with marketing and administrative functions. Veronica is a magna cum laude graduate of Texas A&M-Central Texas, with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies. Veronica draws on her experience as a former league player, captain, and Leagues Committee member to assist a variety of players. Her goal is to grow leagues in the San Antonio area and make league play accessible to all.

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Almalinda Ortega

Office Manager

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Almalinda Ortega serves as the Office Manager for SATA. Almalinda recently retired after a 23-year career with USAA Bank where she was a Senior Business Risk and Controls Advisor. Almalinda is passionate about people and her community and loves to be organized. Almalinda enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and camping.

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Executive Director

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SATA Office


1503 San Pedro Avenue

San Antonio, TX 78212

Phone: 210-735-3069

Fax: 210-735-3070

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Interim President

Becki Wortham

Executive Vice President of Leagues

Juan Ochoa

Vice President of Programs

Kristan Welch-LeGrand

Vice President of Tournaments

Margaret Canby


Talat Shah 


Taylor Diez

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Chair

Oscar Saenz

Fundraising Chair

Ajay Gupta

Junior Programs Chair

Trey Martin

City Liaison

Allison Hayne

​Facilities Chair

Becki Wortham

Past President

Hal Mallory

All SATA members are welcome to attend board meetings as observers. Please email the Board Secretary at to RSVP and confirm location.

Any member desiring to be present and speak at a BOD meeting shall provide one (1) week advance written notice to the SATA President or Secretary.   Member presentations to the BOD shall be limited to five (5) minutes.


Prior board meeting minutes are available for review in the SATA office at McFarlin Tennis Center, or by request. 

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