Washington Park Coaching Staff

Christopher Owens

“Coach” Chris Owens was groomed in Atlanta and developed a passion for tennis while watching his father play ALTA and USTA team tennis.

Since the early 90’s, Chris became actively involved in Atlanta tennis through Coaches William Fulton, Scott Ross, Terry Alexander. He is now a Partner in a Dynamic Group. Chris Owens is both a teaching professional and a USRSA racquet specialist, stringer and play tester.

After attending Atlanta Metropolitan College and Georgia State University, Chris moved into corporate world as an Engineer with Bellsouth, and TAD Telecommunications.

You can find Chris spending time with youth tennis programs and volunteer work, Chris started his adult professional certification process in 2000 and in 2004 moved to coaching fulltime.

He also loves golf, baseball, and a good movie!

William ‘Coach Wink’ Fulton, Jr.

Wink is originally from Winston-Salem, North Carolina and has been playing the game of tennis for 40 years; teaching for over 30 years. Coach attended Morehouse College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing/Finance. He is USPTA/PTR certified, as well as a licensed cardio tennis instructor.

Wink is the Founder and Director of Coach Wink’s NJTL.

When he’s not playing tennis coach loves to listen to music, reading, bowling and watching sports.

If you don’t find Coach at Washington Park, you most likely will see him working with students of the game at J. D. McGhee Tennis Center, where he works with all ages and groups.