Brian graduated from University of Arizona and became an Air Force Instructor Pilot before transitioning into teaching tennis. Brian was Tennis Director at the Village from 1976 to 2015 and has transitioned to Professional Emeritus. His favorite places to visit are Maui and Switzerland. His hobbies include hiking and gardening including tending the Village Rose Garden.
Cheryl is always in need of vitamin Sea. Traveling is her favorite pastime. Mango is her favorite fruit. She is always ready to go on an adventure.
“I always strive to try something new” After tennis, food, music, family and friends fuel my days.
Jeffrey is from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He loves traveling the world wherever the beaches are. He also is a professional wedding photographer.
Katie played club tennis for 3 years at the University of Arizona and 1 year at Arizona State University. She is currently studying Integrative Health at ASU. She lived in 2 countries, 5 states, and 6 cities before coming here to Phoenix and enjoys playing tennis with her family.
Mike is from Minnesota, where he graduated from St. Cloud State University. While in school he played and coached for the Men’s Tennis Team. In his spare time Mike enjoys playing golf and working out at the gym. As a Professional Tennis Instructor, Mike has been certified by both the USPTA and the PTR for over 30 years. Mike has been working with DMB clubs for over 25 years.
Rob grew up in Phoenix. He attended Arcadia High School, followed by 2 years at the just opened Scottsdale Community College, and then matriculated to BYU in Provo, Utah. Rob’s a life-long avid athlete, on the baseball diamond. An All-State H.S player at Arcadia–followed by being awarded as the 1st All-American baseball player at S.C.C. While moving on to BYU, where he was voted Most Valuable Player in both his Jr. and Sr. years. Rob was then signed to play Professional Baseball with the California Angels. As an aging athlete, he especially appreciates ADVIL.
Tamir grew up in Chicago where he was a top-ranked Jr before going on to play college tennis for the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He is passionate about tennis and technology and has helped launch the startup phase of two tennis technology companies. The French Riviera is his favorite place to vacation, and he is an avid movie buff…… be sure to test him at the game “6 degrees of Kevin Bacon”!