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Instructor Bios

Instructor Biographies

Ian Mindell, our esteemed director of tennis, returns for 2016. Stay tuned for bios of the rest of the 2016 team!

Name: Ian Mindell, Director of Tennis
Hometown: Winnipeg, Canada
What brought him to TD: “The opportunity to direct Tahoe Donner’s tennis programs.”
Favorite thing to do in TD or favorite season/amenity at TD and why: “Besides playing tennis, I love the bike trails and rock climbing areas all around the Tahoe Donner area.”
Background:“I started teaching tennis 20+ years ago in the Palm Springs area. I have worked at La Quinta Resort since 2001 and at Tahoe Donner since 2008. My wife and three children have called the Tahoe area our Summer home since 2005 and we always look forward to our time together at the beaches, lakes, playgrounds, trails, restaurants, shops and all of the other wonderful things that Tahoe Donner and the surrounding areas have to offer.”