NEWPORT, RI – Former player and current ESPN analyst Patrick McEnroe will be the new chairman of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, and Dan Faber, chief executive of the USTA Foundation, was selected as the hall’s new CEO.
McEnroe and Faber will begin their roles on May 1, it was announced on Thursday.
Todd Martin resigned as CEO of the International Tennis Hall of Fame in October after nearly a decade in the post.
McEnroe, the younger brother of John McEnroe, won the 1989 French Open men’s doubles title and was a singles semifinalist at the 1991 Australian Open. He was the US Davis Cup captain from 2000 to 2010, winning the title in 2007, and was the head of player development for the US Tennis Association from 2008 to 2014.
Faber increased the USTA Foundation’s revenue by $14 million in a decade there.
Former world number 1 and motivator of 2017 Kim Clijsters In August he was named Honorary President of the Hall, an ambassadorial role.