Originally from New Zealand, Dan was ranked # 1 in the country, played Davis Cup and reached a high of #285 on the pro circuit.
Dan has coached players throughout the world from the junior to professional level. In 2005-2006 he was the New Zealand National Under 12s and Under 14s Coach and Selector. Dan traveled internationally with the teams and in 2006 coached the New Zealand Under 14’s Team to a 4th Place finish in the World Junior Davis Cup in the Czech Republic.
Dan has also been involved in reshaping local and national junior federations, managing facilities, running national training camps and has implemented two high performance academies. He founded and directed the High Performance Program at Central Park Tennis Club. In 2010, Dan received the Olympic Committee USTA Developmental Coach of the Year award.
In 2012 Dan opened Northwest High Performance Tennis center. Northwest High Performance Tennis has a proven track record for producing national level tennis players.
Since its inception Northwest High Performance Tennis center has produced five number 1 ranked players in the US, one number 1 internationally, 14 Gold Balls, 11 Silver Balls, 38 Sectional Titles, 24 Sectional Finalists, ITF Winner.