Awards & middle milestones

Year:2019
New President of the Board, Tim James, elected
Year:2019
New Executive Director, Dawn Dragon, elected
Year:2018
AK Nominated for National CTA Of The Year
Year:2017
AK accepted into the USTA Foundation’s three-year Capacity Building Program
Year:2016
Director, Tim James, named NH Hero Of The Year by Tennis Magazine
Year:2016
LRTA becomes a National Junior Tennis & Learning chapter of the USTA. Renamed Advantage Kids (AK). Learning becomes part of the mission. AK expands beyond the Lakes Region
Year:2015
LRTA begins working with Boys & Girls Clubs
Year:2015
Founder Bob Ronstadt named NH Volunteer of the Year
Year:2014
IRS grants 501c3 tax exempt status
Year:2014
LRTA launches its first “free programs.”
Year:2013
LRTA is formed as a Community Tennis Association with the USTA. A Board of Directors is created
Year:2012
Lakes Region Tennis Association created… works with Parks & Recreation Departments