About Us

Club Operations

Jennifer Bianca Weerasinghe, Club General Manager

Jennifer joined the NYTC team as a tennis instructor in 2018. Jennifer has been involved in the tennis community for more than 15 years; she competed at the provincial level, where she trained at Casey Curtis Tennis Academy at Mayfair Clubs and Richmond Hill Lawn Tennis Club in the high-performance program. Jennifer pursued her Tennis Canada teaching certification and then began her career at the NYTC. Tennis has always been a central part of her life.

During her time at the NYTC, Jennifer has held a number of different roles, including Tennis Instructor, Coordinator of Junior Programs, Team Lead and most recently, Manager of Junior Programs. Jennifer has overseen the junior summer camp, after-school program, court monitoring, hiring process, payroll, house league, maintenance, private lessons and has assisted with running and supporting socials. Through her time at the NYTC, Jennifer has enjoyed getting to know the membership and being a part of a tennis club with a rich culture of community. Jennifer looks forward to continuing to contribute meaningfully to the ongoing success of the NYTC.

Jennifer is a PhD Student in the Graduate Program in Sociology at York University. Jennifer also teaches in the Department of Social Science within the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. She completed her Master of Arts degree in Sociology in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at York University as well as her Specialized Honours Bachelor of Arts, Bilingual, in Sociology at Glendon College, York University.

Private Instruction Team

Edward Branga, Tennis Professional
Edward has been a certified tennis instructor since 2019. As an active member of the tennis community, Edward joined the NYTC team in 2022 and has been involved with several other organizations such as the Ontario Tennis Association, ACE Tennis and Philpott Tennis. Before beginning to coach, Edward competed competitively and was a part of the Tennis Canada team.
During his time at the NYTC, Edward has taken on several roles in the areas of private instruction and court monitoring, as well as assisting with the house league program and socials. Edward is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce Degree at Toronto Metropolitan University.

Mark Iuliano, Tennis Professional
Mark joins the NYTC team for the 2024 season as a Tennis Professional. As a Coach 3 and Club Pro 2 certified Tennis Canada member, Mark brings extensive experience developing and working with juniors who have received NCAA scholarships and who have won nationals. Mark is currently the Head Tennis Professional and Director of Tennis at Tournament Park Tennis Club. In addition, Mark is a high-performance coach with Tennis Canada Developmental Center, as well as a high-performance coach at Mayfair Clubs, West location. Mark enjoys competing at the majors level, as well as men's and mixed leagues. 

Joseph Teti, Tennis Professional
Joseph has worked at the NYTC for several seasons, mainly through teaching private adult and junior lessons and teaching the After-School Program. Joseph pursued his Tennis Canada certification in 2018 and then began teaching tennis at several community tennis clubs in Toronto. 
Joseph attended the Glendon College of York University, obtaining his Honours Bachelor of Arts, Bilingual, in International Business and Communications. Joseph also works at the City of Toronto.