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Hatfield Ice Arena

Skating School Instructors

Megan Otto 

•Skating Lessons Director

•USFS Member
•Power Skating Coach for Ice Dogs Youth Hockey and private instruction
•Double Gold Medalist in Freestyle and Moves in the Field
•Regional Competitor-Senior Ladies
•Currently plays ice hockey with Hatfield Ice Adult League

Kati Link

  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Synchronized Skating Co-Director
  • Liberty FSC Board of Directors
  • Power Skating Coach for various travel, middle school and high school teams in the Philadelphia Area“I enjoy having the opportunity to work with children and families in an athletic environment.  I find joy and happiness in sharing the sport I love with others.  Ultimately, it is my hope that the lessons learned within the various disciplines of skating help all of my students become winners in life.”
Melissa Beck
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Basic Accreditation, Registered Ratings in Group Instruction & Moves in the Field“I love to teach ice skating because I enjoy seeing how skaters improve their skills and develop a love for the sport.”
Christine Campbell
  • USFS & PSA Member
Patrice Carelli
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Gold medalist at Philadelphia Areas and Keystone State Games“I coach because I love introducing kids and adults to skating and teaching them new skills. It’s very rewarding to see them achieve something they may not have thought they were capable of doing.”
Kristin Dunleavy
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • National Competitor“I coach because I love working with kids.  Also,  I love being able to watch a student develop a love of a sport that brought me so much joy for so many years.”

 

Yovanny Durango

 

  • USFS & PSA Member
Courtney Good
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Basic Accreditation
  • Gold Medalist: Freestyle and Moves in the Field
  • Performed with Disney On Ice
  • Nationally certified personal trainer“Great coaching helped me achieve the senior level in moves in the field and freestyle, so I coach figure skating to try to help kids reach their goals in this sport and to become strong and confident athletes!”
Lori Kametz
  • USFS & PSA Member
Tori Lyons
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • PSA Ratings: Registered Choreography, Registered Moves in the Field, Certified Group Instructor
  • Associates Dance Degree from Montgomery County Community College
  • Regional competitor, Double gold medalist (Senior freestyle, Senior Moves in the Field), Silver medalist (Dance), Disney on Ice performer in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia, and across Europe
  • Coach: Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating“I can’t imagine my life without skating; I have been on the ice since I was walking! I aspire to be a good role model to my students as well as teaching them proper skating technique. I absolutely love coming to teach everyday.”
Andrea Maruschak-Meck
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • PSA Ratings: Sports Science, Registered Group, Registered Moves in the Field, Registered Choreography“I am a former competitive skater and have been a professional coach since 1999.  I teach for the love of the sport, with a strong skill set across multiple disciplines including freestyle, moves in the field, choreography, and beginner hockey. My past experience as a touring company member of a semi-professional dance troupe and degree in Communications, support my integrative approach to coaching all ages and levels to help my students achieve their goals.”
Danielle Niblick
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • PSA Ratings: Certified Moves in the Field, Registered Group
  • CPR Certified
  • 10 time National Synchronized Skating Competitor, 2004 bronze medalist (Collegiate) and 2008 bronze medalist (Adult)
  • Coach: Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized SkatingSkating has been a large part of my life and I enjoy sharing my love for the sport while helping kids set and accomplish goals.”
Natasha Ponomarera
  • USFS & PSA Member
Aggie Richhart
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Coach: Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating
  • Basic Accreditation and Registered Group
  • USFS level II power skating
  • Gold medalist in Figures and Freestyle
  • Pre-gold Dance
  • Bronze medalist in Pairs“I love seeing the smiles on the faces of my students as they accomplish things they didn’t think possible.  Skating across the ice without falling, passing a test to get to the next level, winning a competition  or being able to skate faster in a hockey game.  I’m so grateful to be able to share my love for skating with students of all ages young and old.”

 

Kris Shakarjian
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • PSA Master Rated in Free Skating and Moves in the Field
  • Certified ratings in Dance, Group and Figures
  • National and International Coach
  • PSA Ranking Level IV
  • USFS Sectional Technical Specialist in Singles
  • PSA Ratings Representative for Moves in the Field
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist
  • International Dances

    “I have been coaching for 33 years. My passion for coaching came at an early age of 15. My coaches Walter Muehlbronner and Robbie Kaine instilled in me the love for skating and the love of helping others enjoy the sport as much as I do!”
Shay Sterlace
  • USFS & PSA Member
  • Current USFS National Adult Ice Dance and ISU International Champion
  • Former Junior Ice Dance Competitor
  • Triple Gold Medalist: Ice Dance, Free Dance and Adult Moves

    “Being able to share my love of skating with students who are excited and eager to learn is truly a privilege!”

Evgeniy Sviridov
  • USFS & PSA Member