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Our Mission

Our mission is to promote and develop the sport of pickleball. Our short term goals include promoting the sport to players, developing and expanding facilities for increased pickleball play; providing opportunities for DMPA members to participate in leagues, tournaments and clinics,: and sharing information via newsletters and on-line management tools.


Membership is a couple of clicks away! Join today to assist the growth of pickleball in the Denver/Metro area and participate in challenge ladders, leagues, tournaments, skills/drills, and many other fun events.

Meet the Boardmembers

Becky Lenhart


An enthusiastic pickleball player however; her background has been in Tennis. She was Executive Director Colorado and Intermountain Tennis Association, Denver, CO 1978-1998. Becky was integral in initiating the use of technology to facilitate local leagues and tournaments for the Intermountain Tennis Association.

Dede Frain

Jan Campbell


Retired senior executive of Wells Fargo bank.  Currently involved with several non-profits and an avid Pickleball player and golfer.

Dave Franco

Marty Flahive

Denver consultant to nonprofit and governmental agencies.  Mediator, negotiator and attorney in private practice.

Anne Hazelton

I'm a Montana girl, went to Bozeman (MSU) for Chem E., then moved to California and worked on drug delivery devices as a biomedical engineer in Palo Alto. One year in grad school at Davis and then Med School at UC Davis. Moved to Denver and got MSPH, raised 3 great kids. Retired from years at the VA and decided that Pickleball looked like fun in April 2016. Enjoying drop in play as well as many other sports, reading, bridge, travel and Argentine Tango (since 2012).