Shane is the Associate Head Tennis Professional at Galbraith and Junior Team Tennis
Coordinator for all of Washington (except Vancouver).
Shane joined the USTA PNW staff in September of 2022.
Shane’s love of tennis began at age 9, in the small coastal town of Scituate,
MA. She was a New England ranked junior player, 4-year varsity starter and 2-
year co-captain of the Scituate High School Division 1 State Finalist team. After
receiving her BA in psychology from the University of Rhode Island, Shane
became a teaching professional and has been teaching for the past 10 years.
As Head Coach for 4 years, Shane led Marshfield, MA High School Girl’s Varsity
Tennis team to a Division I Championship in 2017. In 2019 she earned a
graduate degree in Professional Tennis Management from Methodist University
in N.C. While there, she served as Assistant Coach for the University’s Men’s
“One of the highlights of my career thus far, has been coaching adaptive and wheelchair
tennis and being part of the Wounded Warrior Project. My aspiration as a teacher is to
introduce, develop, and nurture the game of tennis for others the way it was taught to
Shane is a USPTA professional and is PTR certified for: 10 and under, 11-17, and
Adult Development. She is certified by the United States Racquet Stringers
Association as a Master Racquet Technician and Professional Racquet Advisor.
She also serves on the Head Advisory Staff.