Staff

NICK KOKIKO – Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Kokiko is responsible for overseeing all aspects of fundraising for US Squash and future-oriented campaigns. Prior to working at US Squash, he served at the University of Pennsylvania for five years, most recently as the...

IAN TAI – Software Engineer

Ian joined US Squash in 2021. He works as a full stack developer as part of the ClubLocker team. He graduated from New York University in 2020, with a degree in Computer Science and...

RE’ALLE HAROLD – Facility Supervisor

Re’Alle joined the Specter Center as the Facility Supervisor in 2021. With a background in retail management, Re’Alle manages the Specter Center Pro Shop located at the 33rd street entrance of the facility and front...

JUAN HUERTA – Software Engineer

Juan joined US Squash in July of 2021 as part of the Club Locker Software Development Team. Prior to joining the team, Juan was a computer science tutor for iD Tech from the summer of 2020 to...

JULIA THOMPSON – Donor Relations Manager

A local of Philadelphia, Julia started playing squash at the Merion Cricket Club when she was 10 years old. After playing for the Episcopal Academy, she continued to play for the University of Virginia where she...

CHRIS SACHVIE – Squash Director

Chris Sachvie is a level 3 certified squash coach and will oversee the squash staff and programs at the Specter Center. Chris grew up in Canada and was a member of the Canadian Junior...

ONG BENG HEE – Ganek Family Head National Coach

Ong Beng Hee is based at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia where he will lead Team USA’s pursuit of excellence from junior development to US Squash’s High Performance Program (HPP) as...

MELINDA BERKMAN – Chief Financial Officer

Melinda joined US Squash in November 2021 and is responsible for all areas related to finance and administration. Prior to working at US Squash, Melinda was the Interim CFO at United Way of Greater...

JOETTA FRANCIS, Manager of Tournament Support Services

Joetta was introduced to the game in 2011, joining the StreetSquash roster as an ambitious middle school student. Since then, she has graduated from Purchase college, as the captain of the women's varsity volleyball...

RYAN LESLIE, Manager of National Events

Ryan joined US Squash in June of 2021 as the Manager of National Events and is responsible for managing all National Events and JCT's, including singles and doubles. Ryan also plays a key role...