Jerome worked for 15 years for Metropolitan Regional Educational Service Agency as a P.E. Instructor for special needs student ages 8 to 16 years old. As tennis player, he was ranked as high as #25 in the USTA GA Open division. Jerome has played in every age group of USTA (up to age 55) with a ranking as high as #5 across each group. Additionally, Jerome was the ATA National Champion in age 50 and 55 divisions.
Jerome has 15 years of experience as an Atlanta Youth Games coach and has been a teaching pro for over 35 years across Atlanta. He has a NTA certification in 1988 and is a Member of PTR and USPTA.