Junior Tennis Board Representative: Dan Smith
Head Tennis Pro: Conor Gander
Conor Gander grew up in Centreville, VA. He holds certifications as a Teaching Professional with USPTA, PTR, USTA 10 & Under, and Cardio Tennis. He is also certified by the APTA as a Platform Tennis Teaching Professional and loves playing paddle tennis and pickleball. He has been teaching in the DC Metropolitan for 10 years, previously at Fairfax Racquet Club, East Potomac Tennis Center, Rock Creek Park Tennis Center, Congressional Country Club, and currently with APlus Tennis at Burke Racquet and Swim Club. He has coached various junior, high school, and collegiate players with over 15 students ranked in the Top-50 USTA Mid-Atlantic – several earned college scholarships. His mission is to grow the game of tennis and help instill a healthy lifetime sport that people of all ages and skill levels can enjoy. You will see him working with a wide range of clientele from never picking up a racquet to preparing for high level tournaments. He is really looking forward to continuing the success and growth of the tennis program at Mantua Swim & Tennis and excited to introduce some new ideas along the way.
Assistant Tennis Pro: Patrick Hughes