Meet Our Staff

Meadow Creek Tennis & Fitness Club is pleased to introduce you to our incredibly talented and diverse staff. We are pleased to have such an experienced group of tennis instructors as part of our team. All of our instructors are USPTA or USPTR certified and have much to offer students of all ability levels. Here is an overview of our staff:

 

 

Adam Kahn - Club Owner  Adam purchased Meadow Creek in October of 2004 and is an active owner/manager involved in the day-to-day club operations. He grew up in Texas and was a competitive junior tennis player, coached by his father, who was a former tennis pro in Canada. Adam is a USPTA Certified Tennis Professional and continues to be a competitive player as well, captaining and participating on numerous 5.0 men's Sectional and National teams. He also competes in USTA National Senior tournaments across the country. Outside of the Club, Adam loves hiking, golfing, skiing, cycling and traveling. 

Alden Bock - Director of Tennis  Alden is a dedicated professional and our most experienced teaching pro on staff.  His teaching style is balanced and works well for students of all ages and ability levels. Alden has proven to be a great organizer and leader which earned him the position of Director of Tennis. He also runs the racquet and stringing portion of the Pro Shop at Meadow Creek. Outside of the club, Alden and his wife Heather have 2 children, Avalon and August, and enjoy skiing, collecting wines, hiking & camping. Alden’s qualifications include: 30+ years of teaching experience; USPTA Certified Level I; lead USPTA Divisional Tester; USTA National Verifier; CTA adult programs and DNTRP committee member; active player & member of past 5.0 Nationals Team; USSRA Certified stringer. aldenpc@hotmail.com

Doug Rees - USPTA Certified Teaching Professional   Doug has been enjoying the game of tennis since the age of 3. After a hugely successful high school tennis career, he went on to play Division 3 collegiate tennis in Illinois. After college, Doug worked his way up to the head tennis pro at a prestigious Chicago area club. Some of his career highlights include coaching several D1, D2, and D3 collegiate players who went on to have successful tennis careers themselves. He also worked with multiple men's and ladies Interclub teams in Chicago that won their respective city titles. In 2012, Doug and his family relocated to Colorado where he joined the Meadow Creek family. Doug can be found on any given day running our Member Only Drills, Drill & Plays, private and group lessons and working with our up-and-coming junior players. Doug's approach to tennis is simple: competence and confidence on the court are the building blocks to strive for - and once those goals are attained, winning follows. In his free time, Doug enjoys snowboarding, golfing, camping, bike riding and hanging with his wife Sharon and two beautiful daughters, Clara and Hazel. reesjamesd@yahoo.com

Radka Lacjak - USPTA Teaching Professional  Radka started playing organized tennis at the age of 5 in Czech Republic. As she became more passionate about the sport she obtained high state and regional junior rankings in her home country. She became certified (by the Czech Tennis Association) at the age of 16 when she started gaining her first valuable tennis teaching experience. She continued to teach tennis when she moved to Colorado in 1999, earning her USPTA certification shortly after.  Since then, Radka has been working as a tennis teaching professional in the Evergreen community, sharing her love for tennis with players in Evergreen, Mount Vernon Country Club and Genesee. She has also coached both the boys and girls varsity teams at Evergreen High school. Radka is a dedicated 5.0 player herself, participating in many USTA tournaments and leagues throughout the years, including being a part of a 5.0 women’s USTA team advancing to the National Championship at Indian Wells. When not on the court, Radka enjoys skiing, biking and long distance running. Radka lives in Evergreen with her 2 children - Kevin & Anna. rlacjak@meadowcreektennis.com

Stanley Roffe - USPTA and LTA Certified Teaching Professional  Stanley joined the Meadow Creek family in May 2018 and is originally from King’s Lynn, Norfolk in England. Stanley recently launched Roffe's Tennis Consulting, a sports management company that works with players in the Intermountain Division. He is involved in both the Adult and Junior programming and strives to make people grow as tennis players and as people, too. He oversees the Meadow Creek’s Junior Team Tennis program and our USTA tournaments. He came to the US to play collegiate tennis on a scholarship to the University of Mount Olive, a top 25 NCAA Division II school. Following a successful collegiate career, he continued his passion to teach tennis. He became certified by the British Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) at age sixteen and became USPTA certified shortly after graduating college. He has tennis teaching experience in the UK and USA in three capacities including a collegiate coach, club coach, and as a Summer camp coach. Some coaching highlights include having multiple players earn scholarships to US Colleges, directing Junior and Adult teams, and having three American Southwest Conference players of the week. Outside of tennis, Stanley is a big supporter of the Chelsea Football Club and enjoys spending time outdoors fishing and running. sroffe@meadowcreektennis.com 

Anthony (Tony) Partrick -  USPTR Certified Teaching Professional  When Anthony first picked up a racquet at six years old, little did his parents know that this sport would become threaded into their young sons’ life as he grew into adulthood. As life would happen, Anthony played high school tennis for Arvada West where he played in the #1 varsity singles position all four years. He received the Jefferson County 5A MVP award his junior year, and was also crowned Arvada West’s tennis team MVP for both his junior and senior seasons. He went on to play intramural tennis at the University of Colorado at Boulder where he won numerous championships. Anthony graduated from Boulder in 2020 with his Bachelor’s Degree as an integrative physiology major with a business minor. Anthony started developing his coaching career at age 17 and went on to get USPTR certified. In September 2020 we welcomed him to the Meadow Creek family. On court, Anthony specializes in singles play strategy and utilization of the full tennis court while having fun! We may not have Anthony indefinitely, as his long-term goal is to pursue a Master’s Degree in anesthesia to ultimately become a certified anesthesiologist assistant. Outside of tennis, he enjoys skiing, golfing, and traveling with his family and friends.  anthonypartrick@yahoo.com

Jaime Stokes - General Manager  Jaime started playing tennis at Meadow Creek through our QuickStart program. Once here, we realized that she would be an ideal addition to our staff, and in 2013 Jaime was brought on as our Program Coordinator. Five years later, Jaime was promoted to Assistant Club Manager, and just last year Jaime was promoted to General Manager.  She continues to wear many hats in effort to keep things running seamlessly at the Club. Outside of her love for tennis, Jaime is an accomplished golfer. She attended the University of Hawaii for her undergrad and played on the women's golf team. Jaime is married and has two adorable kiddos, JJ and June.  jstokes@meadowcreektennis.com 

Margaret Nuccio - Front Desk Manager  Margaret has been part of the Meadow Creek family since 1990. She is the friendly Australian voice you may have heard on the phone. Margaret is also our Permanent Court Time (PCT) Coordinator and Membership Sales Manager. Margaret has two grown children.  Her daughter played tennis at the University of Northern Colorado and graduated in 2007. Her son graduated from Colorado State University.

 

Jody Dart - Marketing Manager  Jody joined the Meadow Creek family in 2018. She comes to Meadow Creek with a background in print production, project management, promotional marketing, customer service and sales. Born and raised in Wisconsin, Jody relocated to Colorado in the mid-nineties to pursue her love of the outdoors and enjoy all that Colorado has to offer. Running, biking, hiking and skiing were just a few of her passions. While she still enjoys much of those things today, tennis has been thrown into the mix to help keep that competitive fire alive. Jody and her husband Ron have one son, Carter. Carter graduated D'Evelyn High School in 2021 and is currently at CU Boulder studying environmental engineering. jdart@meadowcreektennis.com

Travus Ervick  -  Pickleball Professional  Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Travis moved around the United States before settling in Evergreen with his parents and siblings. He grew up playing multiple sports but focused most on ice hockey, lacrosse, and tennis. Travis attended Mullen High School before he moved on to the University of Colorado Boulder where he graduated with degrees in International Business and Spanish for the Professions. Travis picked up tennis at the age of 16 and has been in love with the sport ever since. He is an avid racquet sports aficionado and can be seen playing platform tennis, squash, racquetball and of course, pickleball! He is currently the Director of Racquets at Mt. Vernon Canyon Club and has worked for various tennis centers across Colorado since 2013. Additionally, he coaches both high school tennis and lacrosse. Travis believes that you should always leave the court having learned something new along with receiving the workout you deserve. Without a doubt, Travis is the ultimate racquet coach. He is passionate about pickleball and can coach you through all levels of play. travis@mountvernoncc.com