2021 BOARD MEMBERS AND OTHER SATA PERSONNEL
Board of Directors
Annette Marteeny Kitowski
Annette is SATA’s 2021 Board President. She has been playing tennis off and on most of her life. Most recently she retired in 2014 and has been a member at Spare Time’s Rio Del Oro Sports Club playing on a more consistent basis and has participated in SATA league play since 2015.
Prior to retiring, Annette spent 28 years working in marketing, sales and public relations in the hospitality and association industries. Throughout her career she volunteered, and held offices, for nonprofit groups such as San Diego Women in Travel, Meeting Planners International (MPI) and California Society for Association Executives (CalSAE). Since retiring she has also volunteered at the California Museum and Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services.
Joe is SATA’s 2021 Board Vice President. He is a long time tennis enthusiast, having played since high school and in various tournaments and leagues, including those organized by SATA. He is a retired state attorney and is active with different nonprofit organizations. Joe currently plays out of McKinley Park and hopes to promote SATA’s high school tennis program.
Colleen is SATA’s 2021 Board Treasurer. She has been playing tennis for about eight years and is a member at Spare Time’s Johnson Ranch Sports Club where she has captained many different teams over the years. She currently owns a retained executive search firm – Insight Executive Search Partners, Inc.
Throughout her career she volunteered, and held offices, for professional and educational nonprofit groups such Illinois State Council of SHRM, Cavitt Jr. High PTC and the Emerald Brigade Support Organization. She is looking forward to helping promote SATA’s High School tennis program.
Judy St. Amour
Judy is SATA’s 2021 Recording secretary. Judy has been playing tennis for 30 years and has captained many teams. Currently, she is captain of a Gold River senior team which is playing in the Palm Desert Senior Open. She is a retired paralegal with a specialization in probate and estate planning.
Peeyush Dayal is a long time SATA Board member. His two sons grew up playing SATA Jr. Grand Prix tournaments which sparked an interest in Peeyush to get involved with the SATA organization. He has over 25 years of experience in web technology and has held numerous leadership positions.
He is the owner of OnSumaye Corp., a web development company. Peeyush and his staff volunteer their time to maintain SATA’s website and provide technical consulting and support to the SATA organization.
Sheryl Yamashita is SATA’s 2021 Interclub chairperson and oversees Interclub coordination. Sheryl has served on the SATA Board since October 2017 and has captained over 30 teams since she started playing tennis in 2011. Sheryl’s background includes over 30 years in the online payments world, creating relationships between people and companies.
Carolyn Murdock has been a SATA Board member for the past two years. She has played tennis and captained teams after work since the late 1990’s. She retired from University of California, Davis as an Analyst.
Chris has been teaching tennis in the Sacramento Area for 19 years and teaching for over 30 years. Chris has three sons who grew up playing in Elk Grove participating in many of SATA’s Jr. Grand Prix tournaments. Chris has been the Head Tennis Coach for Cosumnes Oaks High School since they opened in 2009. Chris is our Jr Grand Prix Coordinator.
Devin is a SATA board member, lifelong tennis player, and professional tennis coach. Devin has nearly a decade of coaching experience and has coached high school teams, parks programs, college players, and aspiring tour professionals. Devin studied Social Science, Communications, and Tennis Coaching at American River College.
Devin’s extensive involvement with the recreational tennis community is what drove him to join SATA to help make a difference in Sacramento’s high school and recreational tennis circuits.
SATA’s Interclub League Coordinators
Cheryl Osborn has been a SATA Interclub Coordinator since 2012 and an active tennis player and team captain for many years. Cheryl greatly enjoys meeting and working with SATA’s many avid tennis players on an ongoing basis.
Chris Modin has been of our Interclub coordinators since 2004 and she is also the Top Dog coordinator. Chris has been playing tennis since 1979.
Cecelia has been a SATA Interclub coordinator for over 10 years. She has also been on the SATA Board in the past and present for over 5 years. Cecelia brings a wealth of knowledge to her position as she is an Interclub Coordinator and also serves as the bookkeeper for Interclub.