Skating Staff Guide
Mary Becktell

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marybecktell@mac.com

Primary coach of National and International skaters. USFS Technical Specialist

Diana Bosetti

Phone: 562.303.7814
Email: dianabosetti@yahoo.com

Professional ice skater with Richard Porter Productions. Performed in Las Vegas, Tahoe, Atlantic City, Japan and Africa. Bronze medalist at Pacific Coast. Bachelors of Science Degree from CSULB. Writer for many publications including: Orange County Register, Orange County and Long Beach Business Journals, District Weekly and California Banker Magazine. Currently attending Pacific Coast University School of Law. Hobbies: Roller Derby, Kayaking and Surfing.

Andrea Brett

Phone: 714.728.9197
Email: jerseysk8r@socal.rr.com

25+ years coaching experience in Singles, Dance, Moves in the Field and Synchronized Skating. Current coach of Glacial Magic USFS Synchronized Team. USFS Gold Medalist. National level coach. PSA rated professional, ISI Gold Certified Judge. B.A. in Exercise Physiology from the University of California, Berkley.

Dorsie Brooks

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Email: dorsiebeth@gmail.com

8 years coaching experience of all ages and levels. USFS Gold Medalist and former National competitor. Earned a California Teaching Credential in Social Sciences. Current member of PSA, ISI and USFS.

Aimee Cruz

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Email: aimee_delmundo@yahoo.com

10+ years competitive coaching experience from beginner through the Senior test level. Coached Regional, Sectional and National level skaters. PSA Registered FS & Moves in the Field. ISI Bronze Certified Judge. Current member of USFS, PSA, ISI & All Year FSC.

Darlene Gilbert

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Email: dgilberttemecula@yahoo.com

46+ years of teaching competitive level skaters. National and World Master Rated Coach. National Dance Champion

Sondra Holmes

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Coach of current and former National and International level skaters

Skye Koachway

Phone: 562.881.4823
Email: emailskye@yahoo.com

22+ years of skating and 8 years of competitive coaching experience. USFS Moves in the Field Gold Medalist. Member of USFS, PSA & ISI. Bronze Certified ISI Judge. Specializing in Jumps, Spins, Moves in the Field, Choreography, and Basic Skills. B.A. in English Rhetoric and Composition

Peter Kongkasem

Phone: 310.309.0086
Email: peterkongkasem@gmail.com

2-time US National Medalist, International Medalist, and World Competitor. PSA Master Rated Coach, USFSA Gold Medalist. Has produced multiple National Medalists and enjoys teaching from beginner level to the international elite.

Necia Krueger

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Email: neciakrueger@hotmail.com

Coached since 1995 all levels. Directed children’s ice shows since 1999 with 100+ performers, some of whom have gone on to perform professionally. Assistant Choreographer and Company Manager 1995-2013 Knott’s Berry Farm Ice shows. Specializes in all aspects of skating including Choreography, Synchronized Skating, Moves in the Field, and Freestyle. A current member of PSA, ISI and USFS.

Themistocles Leftheris

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Email: themileftheris@yahoo.com

12 years coaching experience all ages and levels. Coached National and International Medalists. 2007 National Pairs Bronze Medalist with Naomi Nari Nam. Senior Pairs National and International Medalist. Specializing in pairs, singles, and stroking.

Garry Mallett

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Email: whirlingdervish@hotmail.com

12 years coaching experience of all ages with specialty in adults, freestyle/choreography. USFS Adult Gold Test, ISI Silver Certified Judge, USFS member, 14 years of competitive experience, USFS National competitor in freestyle & Ice-Dance, USFS National Adult Bronze & Silver medalist, USFS National Adult Gold Figure medalist.

Jami Mitchell

Phone: 562.743.1707
Email: jami@skatejami.com

10+ years coaching experience specializing in Freestyle, Moves in the Field, and also beginners. Current coach of Glacial Magic USFS Synchronized Team. USFS Silver Medalist and an ISI Gold Certified Judge. Has studied Psychology and Counseling for many years and puts this to practice working with athletes. She has a Masters Degree in Counseling and focuses on Sport Psychology Consultations. Available for private figure skating lessons as well as counseling services.

Naomi Nari Nam

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Email: naominarinam@yahoo.com

10 years coaching experience and has worked with national and international competitors. Two time National Champion. Five time National Medalist. Three time International Medalist. Current PSA member and serves actively with the USFS committees. Specializes in jumps, spins, pairs, singles skating and presentation.

Jacqui Palmore – Skating Manager, Lakewood ICE

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Email: jpalmore@the-rinks.com

30+ years coaching experience. Specializing in Freestyle, Choreography, & Moves in the Field. Toured with Ice Capades. Current Figure Skating Manager at The Rinks - Lakewood ICE.

Lisa Parisi

Phone: 310.779.2153
Email: iceskater144@yahoo.com

30 yrs Coaching Experience beginners thru advanced competitive US figure skaters. Specializing in the development of strong foundations, good technique, positions and timing for quality singles to triple jumps. Focused on overall pkg., incl. spins, Moves in the Field, jumps, harness, choreography/style, and the use of off-ice jump conditioning.

Kyla Prather

Phone: 714.878.8853
Email: kylaprather@yahoo.com

25 years Coaching Experience. USFS Gold Medalist in Figure and Freestyle. Coached National level skaters, including National Novice Gold Medalist in Figures and Silver Medalist in Freestyle. Current member of PSA, USFS, and ISI.

Angel Sarkisova

Phone: 310.987.0105
Email: angel2axel@yahoo.com

Competitive figure skater for 12 + years, former national competitor, and a USFS gold medalist. Member of ISI, USFSA, and PSA. Was coached, trained, and mentored by national, world, and Olympic level coaches.

Michael Villarreal

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Email: cskater1986@gmail.com

22+ years skating experience and 7 years coaching experience. USFS Double Gold Medalist. 2-time U.S. National Medalist and 10-time National and International Competitor. Current performer at the Knott’s Berry Farm Ice Show. Specializes in Dartfish Video Analysis, Spins, Jump Technique, Basic Skills, Off-Ice Training, and Choreography.

Laura Wishart

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Email: wishartlaura@gmail.com

14 years coaching experience. Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field, Pre-Gold in Dance. Enjoys working with all ages and levels. Specializing in Moves in the Field and Freestyle. Member of USFS & ISI. Current coach of Heartbreakers Ice Theater, & Jr. Yth syncro.

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