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Hatfield Ice Arena

Skating School Instructors

All Hatfield Ice Coaches are Safesport Certified and have thorough PA State Background Checks. If you are interested in contacting any coach, please contact the skating director, Megan Otto!

Megan Otto

  • Hatfield Ice Skating Director
  • USFS and PSA Member
  • Played College D1 Club Ice Hockey
  • South Atlantic Regional Competitor Juvenile through Senior Ladies
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and Freestyle
  • USFS Pattern Dance Pre-Silver
  • Specializes in Hockey Powerskating, Basic Skills, and Freestyle
  • Has been skating for 28 years

Victoria Lyons

  • Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating Director 2019
  • PSA Ranking V 2018
  • Philly Spirit Synchronized Skating Director 2013-2016
  • AA Dance Degree from Montgomery County Community College 2012
  • PSA Registered Moves in the Field & Choreography Rating 2012 & 2013
  • PSA Certified Group Rating 2011
  • Has been coaching for 10 years
  • Disney On Ice Ensemble and understudy skater 2006-2009
  • USFS Pattern Dance Silver Medalist
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and Freestyle
  • Competitive freestyle skater throughout high school
  • Has been skating since 13 months old
  • Specializes in on ice choreography, freestyle, solo free dance, moves in the field, and synchronized skating. Specializes in off ice Pilates, ballet, jazz, modern, barre, and yoga.

Aggie Spotts

  • USFS/PSA Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Coaches Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating
  • Basic Accreditation and Registered Group
  • USFS level II Power Skating
  • USFS Gold Medalist in Figures and Freestyle
  • Pre-Gold Dance
  • Bronze Medalist in Pairs Skating
  • “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.”

Lori Kametz

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Philippe Poirier

  • PSA Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • 20 years of coaching experience
  • Freestyle Gold Medalist
  • International Pattern Dance
  • On tour for 9 years with Holiday on Ice and Robin Cousins’ ICE
  • MBA in Arts Management
  • Teaches beginner through International Dance, up to Senior Moves
  • Specializes in Dance, Moves in the Field, Choreography, and Edge classes

Kris Shakarjian

  • 38 years of coaching experience beginner through elite
  • National and International Coach
  • PSA Level IV Ranking
  • PSA Master Rated in Freestyle and Moves in the Field
  • PSA Certified Ratings in Group, Dance, and Figures
  • Moves in the Field Committee
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist
  • USFS Sectional Technical Specialist in Free Skating
  • She loves skating and wishes to pass that love on to her students. Her goal is to help each of her skaters reach their potential and have fun as they learn!

Natasha Ponomarera

  • USFS and Learn to Skate Certified

Evgeniy Sviridov

  • USFS/PSA Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Andrea Maruschak-Meck

  • USFS/PSA Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • PSA Ratings: Sports Science, Registered Group, Registered Moves in the Field, Registered Choreography
  • Has been coaching for 20+ years: beginner through competitive skaters
  • Artistic choreographer for individual skaters as well as ensemble ice show productions
  • Former Competitive Skater
  • Specializes in freestyle, moves in the field, choreography and artistry, beginner power/hockey skating drills
  • BA Degree in Communications
  • Former touring company member of a semi-professional ballet and character dance troupe

Helen Gradwell

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Jenn du Breuil

  • 2012 & 2013 Synchronized Skating World Bronze Medalist
  • 2012 & 2013 Synchronized Skating Senior National Champion
  • 2011 Synchronized Skating National Junior Bronze Medalist
  • 2011-2013 Team USA Member
  • 2008-2009 Regional Competitor, Ladies Freestyle
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and Ice Dance, Junior Freestyle
  • USFS and PSA Member, PSA CER A
  • Has been coaching since 2014
  • Specializes in Basic Skills, Moves in the Field, Synchronized Skating, Freestyle and Choreography

Gianna Szpanka

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and Solo Free Dance

Christine Campbell

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Yovanny Durango

  • USFS and PSA Member

Shay Sterlace

  • USFS and PSA Member
  • Current USFS National Adult Ice Dance and ISU International Champion
  • Former Junior Ice Dance Competitor
  • USFS Triple Gold Medalist in Ice Dance, Free Dance, and Adult Moves in the Field

Katherine Petusky

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating Coach 2018 & 2019

Kristin Dunleavy

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Has been coaching for 5 years
  • National Level Pairs Competitor
  • Physical Therapist
  • Works well with and enjoys students with special needs!
  • Enjoys coaching because it is her opportunity to pass on her love of the sport to future skaters

Hannah Shin

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and Freestyle
  • Specializes in Freestyle and Basic Skills

Danielle Niblick

  • USFS and 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)
  • Assistant Director Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating 2019

Abby Gibson

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Chris Trefz

  • USA Hockey Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Plays Team Genesis 18AA Travel Hockey
  • Specializes in Hockey powerskating and Basic Skills

Claire Lonergan

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Heather Stellabott

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills, Adult Skating, and Hockey Powerskating

Madison Gaylord

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Cassandra Hawks

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Emily Young

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Amelia Betancourt

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Skated with Philadelphia Symmetry for 3 years (Pre-Juv and Novice)
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Kylie Saloma

  • USFS Member and PSA Member
  • USFS Quadruple Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field, Dance, Free Dance, and Solo Free Dance
  • 2017-2019 USFS DREAM Skater
  • 2015-2019 Team USA Member
  • 2018 ISU World Junior Silver Medalist Synchronized Skating
  • Competed at 12 international competitions in Synchronized Skating including 3 Junior World Championships and 1 Senior World Championship
  • 11 years of synchronized skating experience
  • 3 years of coaching experience

Gillian Snyder

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • USFS Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field
  • USFS Silver Dance Test
  • Philadelphia Symmetry Synchronized Skating-4 years
  • Synchronized Skating National Competitor 2016-2018
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Ashlynn Grant

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills and beginner hockey skating

Amanda Son

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Katie Harr

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Has been coaching for 2 years
  • Synchronized skating team member for 7 years
  • Intermediate Moves in the Field
  • Bronze Pattern Dance Test

Farren Landes

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified

Emma Daubert

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills

Katerina Matthews

  • USFS Member and Learn to Skate Certified
  • Specializes in Basic Skills