David Hardy is a USPTA certified Elite Professional. A full time member of the Wintergreen Resort Tennis Staff since 2011, Dave has elevated the quality of the teaching staff that has been ranked as high as number two in the country and is perennially rated as being a top 20 tennis resort destination in the world by TennisResortsOnline.com. Before coming to work at Wintergreen, Dave worked at the Landings Club and Yacht Club in Savannah, Georgia. Dave played four years of varsity tennis at Division III Methodist University where he also participated in their Professional Tennis Management Program. In his senior year, the team made it to the NCAA Tournament at the end of the season.
Kostyantyn Khodirev graduated from the Ferris State Professional Tennis Management Program in Big Rapids, Michigan, and has been a full time member of the Wintergreen Resort Tennis Staff since 2013. In addition to holding a degree that specializes in teaching tennis and club management, Kostyantyn is also a certified USPTA certified Professional. For the last three years he has helped develop all level of players in Chicago and East Lansing. Kostyantyn looks forward to using his Midwest experience to help players on the East Coast obtain their competitive goals.
Anita Sowers is our Pro Shop Manager and Assistant Tennis Professional and has been a full time member of the Wintergreen Resort Tennis Staff since 2012. Anita is responsible for all our retail clothing merchandising. Feel free to contact her with any special clothing requests! In addition, Anita specializes in youth tennis instruction, working with children in private lessons and junior clinics, including: the Stoney Creek After-School Program, the Junior Golf and Tennis Camps, and the Nike Junior Tennis Camps. Anita is a certified Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) instructor and a former elementary school teacher and high school boys tennis coach. She first joined Wintergreen Resort as a Ski Patroller and joined the tennis staff because of her love of tennis. Anita is a Board member of Staunton, Waynesboro, Augusta Tennis (SWAT) and has coordinated and run a children’s summer tennis camp for SWAT for over seven years.