Meet Our Staff

Gary Fox

What I love about Chabot: It feels more like my family than my biological family
My bio in one sentence: Grew up poor in SoCal; came to UC Berkeley at 17 and lived in Bay Area since; worked as a creative director/copywriter in advertising, owned/managed an Italian restaurant, started a vineyard & winery, now supposedly retired.
Things I love that are not tennis: Wine, my Canadian girlfriend, my cats and music.

Sarah Fuller

What I love about Chabot: The congenial members and its friendly and casual and atmosphere
My bio in one sentence: Grew up in New Jersey, attended college in New York, worked as a Vista volunteer and  legal analyst.
Things I love that are not tennis: Reading, especially Nordic Noir, knitting and spinning wool, catering to our African Gray Parrot, Paris.

Victor Ingrassia

Assistant Manager

What I love about Chabot: It's a secret, hidden jewel.
My bio in one sentence: Born to Sicilian//Neapolitan parents, grew up under pressure, learned to count at an early age, have never stopped counting.
Things I love that are not tennis: Weather, time, art, greyhounds

Doris Lora

What I love about Chabot: The friendly, easy-going members and staff, esp. Manager Steve Squire.
My bio in one sentence: An active retiree, with playing tennis my favorite outdoor activity.
Things I love that are not tennis: Reading, esp. mysteries, metaphysical/spiritual writings and social outings with friends, such as hikes, theater and fine dining.

David Miller

What I love about Chabot: Sitting on the terrace at sunset with the Hot Court crowd, enjoying the conversation and a beverage.
My bio in one sentence: After more than 25 years on four different continents, it's really nice to be home in the Bay Area.
Things I love that are not tennis: Traveling, waterskiing, reading, swimming

Perry Milton

What I love about Chabot: I love the members; it's like a wonderful family.
My bio in one sentence:  I was born in Bellevue, MD, a small fishing village. Joined US Navy after college and retired a CAPTAIN.
Things I love that are not tennis: Cooking, tai chi, reading, fishing, sailing, dancing

Jayne Ogrodnik

What I love about Chabot: It's a peaceful place to spend time.
My bio in one sentence: I’m a New Englander, but have lived in a variety of locations. I retired from teaching English as a Second Language at City College of SF and a few months later rejoined the club as a staff member.
Things I love that are not tennis: Working with yarn, reading both fiction and non-fiction, hiking with beautiful views and other sports.

Charlotte Scherer

What I love about Chabot: The intimacy of it.
My bio in one sentence: Born in SF and haven't left the Bay Area.
Things I love that are not tennis: The Warriors, dog Ellie.

Steve Squire

General manager and Director of Tennis

What I love about Chabot: The diverse membership
My bio in one sentence: Born in Kalamazoo Mich ~ happily married in Walnut Creek with three great boys and our dog Coco.
Things I love that are not tennis: All sports, music, and playing with my family at the beach.

Beverly Strickland

USTA Liaison

What I love about Chabot: The opportunity to meet & play with a huge number of the human race,  with the occasional goat as a distraction.
My bio in one sentence: American female thinking about the next overhead I'm smashing for a winner.
Things I love that are not tennis: I like cooking, plants & sharing what makes me happy & hoping it puts a smile on your face.