Ambassadors are volunteers who have pledged to promote the sport of pickleball and the USA Pickleball in the local area that they represent. They are individuals or couples who work with the communities, clubs, and other various recreational facilities to guide and help build pickleball programs for all to enjoy. These Ambassadors work together as a teams within their Districts and across their Region to enhance the development of the USA Pickleball and pickleball. The main prerequisite is a love of the sport and the desire to share our game with others of all ages.

Find a complete list of all USA Pickleball Ambassadors by State and Zip Code. You can quickly find and contact the USA Pickleball Ambassador closest to your area for more information.

Using your LOGIN and password you can now find all Ambassador only related documents such as the Ambassador Handbook, Tool Kits, How-To videos, Presentation, Educational and Recreational materials in one location.

WATCH AN AMBASSADOR IN ACTION

Watch now to see the story of Rocky Clark and how he started a pickleball group right on his own neighborhood street! But with tough winters in Maine, the sport had to spread indoors to keep the play going. Now the number of people playing is over 200 and there are multiple indoor and outdoor places to play!

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Directors

Sector Leaders

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Regional Map and Leadership

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Atlantic

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Sue Carnevale

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Doug Edwards

Atlantic South

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Chuck Blackshear

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Bill Hess

Mid-Atlantic

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Nick Perez

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Carlos Morales

North Mid-Atlantic

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Stephen Conger

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
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Great Lakes

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Mike Fritsch

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Dawn Horan

Great Plains

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
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Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Peggine Tellez

Middle States

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Cindy Butler

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Jim Berger

Mid-South

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
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Regional Director of Tournament Operations
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Mountain

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
David Jordan

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
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Pacific Northwest

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
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Regional Director of Tournament Operations
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West

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Jerry Jayapal

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
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Southwest

Regional Director of Ambassador Engagement
Benjamin Frie

Regional Director of Tournament Operations
Open

APPLY TO BECOME AN AMBASSADOR

Ambassadors are volunteer representatives and unofficial spokespersons for USA Pickleball in the geographical area they represent and/or at large. Their primary responsibility is to promote and grow the sport of pickleball.

Find out if your city or area needs "pickleball help" and consider volunteering. Give back to your community by bringing the excitement and joy of pickleball.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Below are the links you will need to apply to the Ambassador Program and a link to join USA Pickleball. You must be a member of USA Pickleball before completing the Ambassador application.