Ian Westermann is a USPTA Tennis Professional and intructor based in Maryland, and the owner and founder of
essentialtennis.com. At a young age, he knew the sport of tennis was for him, and has pursued it relentlessly since.
Ian attended the esteemed Professional Tennis Management program at Ferris State University in MI for a four year Business degree with a minor in Professional Tennis. While at Ferris he played both singles and doubles for the nationally competitive Division 2 tennis team, earning a national doubles ranking of 19 his senior year.
Currently Ian teaches tennis full time at Congressional Country Club, the #2 ranked private country club in the United States.