vance-exley-portrait-websiteVance Exley Owner

Vance Exley is a USPTA Certified Tennis Pro who has been teaching and coaching for an aggregate of six years, during which he directed a Junior Tennis program for Universal Tennis Academy.  Known affectionately by his students as “Coach V,” his passion for teaching is only exceeded by his love for the game and commitment to an enriching, enjoyable experience for everyone on the courts.  Exley began to play tennis at just 5 years old.  He played in the ALTA Junior league, and went on to earn rankings as a USTA Junior throughout the Southeast.  He played for the Wesleyan School, and he played both singles and doubles for Georgia Perimeter College.  Recently, Exley has brought USTA’s The Tennis Apprentice program to Atlanta, in addition to organizing local juniors’ tournaments and tennis camp activities.

In 2012, he launched his own Junior’s program, and in 2014 he created the Intown Junior Tennis League.

Julie Hemauer Director of Sales & Marketing
Julie Hemauer adds to our Team a dynamic personality who enjoys meeting people and establishing rapport, and creating relationships for building new and existing business. She has lived in “The Valley of the Sun” for over 25 years, and has degrees in Merchandising and Business. She has a diverse range of skills and qualifications from management, public relations, customer services, sales and experience owning her own retail business in the children’s retail industry.

With a family of her own and children in Tennis programs in the Phoenix Metro area, she understands the importance of creating a FUN and EXCITING atmosphere with all our programs, especially for Youth and in the 10 and under market. Julie is a wonderful addition our organization with a GREAT attitude, passion to help others and with a high level of energy.


barbara-portrait-websiteBarbara Exley Recreational Coach, Atlanta

Barbara Exley is a retired high school teacher. She has played tennis recreationally since 1986. She joined Vance Exley Tennis in 2013 as a recreational coach working primarily with the 10 & Under program but also teaches private and small group lessons for children of all ages and beginning adult players. She believes tennis is a game for a lifetime and the most fun ever!