Jerry Thor

Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach
Class of 2007
After completing an associates degree from Moraine Valley Community College, Jerry Thor received his bachelor’s degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his master’s degree from Concordia University Irvine. A resident of Melbourne, Florida, he is the head men’s and women’s tennis coach at Eastern Florida State College at Melbourne. Prior to this position, he was the head tennis coach at Niagara University in Lewiston, New York, and at Seward County Community College in Liberal, Kansas, in addition to an assistant tennis coach at Moraine Valley, where he played for two years and received several post-season honors. Thor served as student trustee at Moraine Valley and was a student member of the Board of Higher Education in Illinois while a student at UIUC. A member of the U.S. Army Reserve, Thor also volunteers at local VFW branches.