Pro Staff

Central Park Tennis Club is fortunate to have assembled a staff of exceptional individuals, each professionally certified in their specialty and each dedicated to meeting our members' needs.

Phil Ansdell, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: phila@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 120

 

Phil brings international experience to Central Park, having been born in England and having spent his formative tennis years in New Zealand. In 1988 he was an All-American at Whitman College, and was nationally ranked in both singles (#6) and doubles. A member of USTA and USPTA, Phil has been especially active in the Central Park junior tennis programs since joining the staff full-time in 1988.

 

Phil Ansdell

Kathryn Osborne, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: kathryno@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 116

 

Kathryn grew up playing tennis in East Lancing, Michigan. She began her tennis career at Lewis and Clark College. After transfering back to her home town her junior year she played for Michigan State Univiersity, both singles and doubles. Kathryn has coached in Michigan, California and Washington. She has been at Central Park Tennis Club since 2006, where she has specialized in individual, group and junior team lessons. She has been coaching tennis since 1991, she is active in USTA and has been a certified USPTA Professional since 2001.

 

Kathryn Osborne

Chad Smith, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: chads@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 125

 

Chad grew up locally on Bainbridge Island and was a junior tennis standout at Bainbridge High School and in the Pacific Northwest USTA Junior Circuit. Prior to joining Central Park Tennis Club, Chad spent 12 years teaching and coaching at Gold Creek Tennis & Sports in Woodinville, Wa. He has been certified by the United States Professional Tennis Association for eleven years and serves as the Northwest Washington Representative for the USPTA PNW Board of Directors.

 

Chad Smith

Lisa Moldrem, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: lisam@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 121

 

Lisa Moldrem, 14 years as head coach of the University of Washington women's tennis team, brings a local knowledge to Central Park along with her formidable playing and coaching talents. She coached the Husky women to nine Pac-10 Northern Division titles and was herself ranked #1 nationally USPTA Women's Mixed and Open Doubles. Lisa has been coaching at Central Park since 1997 where she has lead numerous teams to sectionals, playoffs and nationals.

 

Lisa Moldrem

Dea Sumantri, USPTR
Tennis Professional

Email: deas@centralparktennisclub.com
Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 117

 

Dea is a native of Indonesia and grew up playing as a representative of her country at the age of 12. She competed in international tournaments and team platforms including the World Junior Team Tennis and Fed Cup. She reached the top 50 singles and top 20 doubles in the ITF World Junior Rankings. She also played in the Junior Australian Open where she reached the quarterfinals in doubles. Dea played in the WTA tour for a year, reaching #557 before she decided to accept a college scholarship to play for the University of Washington. Two-timed All American Division 1 NCAA. Top 5 in singles and doubles in the country.

 

Dea’s coaching certifications includes: Certified as a Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) with the highest rating of Professional level in Adult Development, Junior 10 & under and 11 to 17. Dea has been a member of PTR for 11 years and very involved in the organization. She was voted as PTR 2014 Member of the Year from the state of Washington. Certified in The Bailey Method – 18 footwork patterns. Certified Mental Toughness Specialist by the Human Performance Institute.

 

Dea coaches all ages and levels from beginners to performance players. Her attention to details in techniques/forms, strategies and mental toughness combined with her positive teaching style have made her one of the most popular tennis coaches in Seattle.

 

 

 

 

 

Dea Sumantri

Jeff Eicher, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: jeffe@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 142

 

Jeff comes with an extensive tennis background where he was a nationally ranked junior player as well as a four time state singles champion. He continued his education at University of Washington and was a member of the division 1 Men’s tennis team. For the last 10 years he has been a part of various tennis programs teaching all ages and levels of players along the West Coast, including Central Park Tennis Club, La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club and most recently The Seattle Tennis Club.

 

Jeff Eicher

Ethan Vaughn, USPTA
Tennis Professional

Email: ethanv@centralparktennisclub.com

Phone: 425-822-2206 Ext. 124

 

Ethan graduated from the University of Montana in 2014. He has been teaching tennis since 2011 including a variety of lessons and tennis camps. In 2013, Ethan became an Assistant Tennis Professional at Teton Pines Country Club in Jackson, WY where he taught all ages and levels of experience. He is looking forward to continuing his teaching career at Central Park Tennis Club.

Ethan has numerous athletic achievements: 2014 University of Montana Scholar Athlete of the Year, 2014 Honorable Mention All-Big Sky Conference Tennis, 2013 Second Team All-Big Sky Conference Tennis, 2012 First Team All-Big Sky Conference Tennis, 2010 7th in the Pacific Northwest Boys Tennis Rankings and 2007-2010 All-League School Tennis. In 2015, Ethan received his USPTA certification.

 

 

Ethan Vaughn

Blakeley Bean, USPTR
Tennis Professional

Email: blakeleyb@centralparktennisclub.com

 

 

Looking for that early morning lesson?  Let us help you out! Blakeley Bean joined our teaching staff in September 2016 to work with our junior program while she transitions to the Eastside from her current location in Olympia, WA.  The Valley Athletic Club has been fortunate to have Blakeley as part of their professional staff since she moved from Atlanta, Georgia in 2014.  She attended Appalachian State University in North Carolina on a Full Athletic Scholarship for Division 1 Women’s Tennis. Blakeley is USPTR Certified, has 6 years-experience working with juniors and adults.  She brings an enthusiasm that will have you leaving that second cup of coffee behind and running through the door to greet her for your morning lesson.  Thursdays 6 am to 10 am – contact her to schedule. 

 

Blakley Bean