Tom Knight is in his 30th year with the Miami Open.
His tennis career began in St. Louis, taking tennis lessons from Earl Buchholz Sr., Cliff and Butch’s dad. They paid better attention than Tom. He has held numerous positions at the tournament and is currently working in Corporate Sales.
Knight received his BA from Boston University with a year abroad at the University of Madrid, and an MA from the University of Texas.
He is married to his wife, Tracy Knight, former director of Volunteers. They have two boys: Joe, a senior in high school, class president and veteran ball person at the tournament; and Alex, a sophomore on the tennis team at the University of Michigan.