Staff w/ Madison

Director of Tennis

Ryan Roeth
Ryan RoethDirector of Tennis
Ryan comes to the QCTC from Ames Racquet & Fitness Center where he spent the last 9 years of his career building the strongest junior program in the state with the Ames Tennis Academy.

Certified Professionals

Collin Vero – Casavant
Collin Vero – Casavant(Elite Professional)
Collin Vero – Casavant
Curt Schaefer
Curt Schaefer(USPTA Certified)
Curt Schaefer is in his fifth season here at QCTC! He is currently a member of the USPTA and along with teaching, enjoys participating in USTA League competition. Having a lifelong passion for tennis, Curt has cultivated many great relationships in the Tennis community. Curt encourages you to “Make the Tennis Journey!”
Tom Jennings
Tom Jennings(Elite Professional)
As the former head tennis professional at Westfield Tennis Club, we are excited to welcome on board Tom Jennings, a certified USPTA Elite Professional, 2011 & 2013 USPTA Iowa Professional of the Year, and a USPTA Missouri Valley Board Member. Tom also currently sits as the ITA Junior Comp Chair and 10 & under Tennis Chair.  A standout player for Cornell College and Coe College, Tom won both the Iowa conference singles & doubles title in 2008 including most valuable player award. “

Staff Professionals

Caitee Margenthaler
Caitee MargenthalerStaff Professional
Caitee has played tennis at the varsity level in both high school and college. She played for Moline High School and Augustana College. She is very excited to share her love of the sport with everyone!
Travis Horton
Travis HortonStaff Professional
As a former player, coach, instructor and club owner, Travis brings over 25yrs of experience to QCTC. His style and passion for the game has become synonymous with coaching elite juniors throughout the bi-state region.
Astrid Araya
Astrid ArayaStaff Professional
Astrid Araya is originally from El Salvador and attended to University of Northern Iowa. She was part of El Salvador’s national tennis team; she was ranked number 2 in her country and played for El Salvador’s Fed Cup team. During her college career at the University of Northern Iowa, she led UNI in singles wins (24) after posting a mark of 24-9 as a freshman and set a doubles mark at No.2 doubles. In 2016, she won the Missouri Valley Conference Individuals Championship at number 3 singles.