The Chairman of Yorkshire Tennis is John Crowther.
John has been Chairman of Yorkshire Tennis since 2016 with his present term ending at the end of 2019. He has spent the last 21 years working in a wide range of sports both as a volunteer and executive. After a successful career in industry ending as Chief Executive of Vickers Defence Systems, he joined the LTA as Chief Executive in 1997. Leaving some 9 years later he has held a number of national and regional positions including Chairman of the Amateur Swimming Association, North Yorkshire Sport and sat on the Boards of the Sport and Recreation Alliance, Sport Leaders UK, Sheffield City Trust and Leeds Career Guidance. John has played tennis all his life continues to enjoy club level singles and doubles.