Instructor Bios

Instructor Bios

Bridget Kaus – AZ Ice Skating Director
Bridget Kaus – AZ Ice Skating Director
Coaching: All ages and levels of freestyle and MIF
Fee: $44 per half hour
Contact: (623) 334-1200
Email: bridgetk@azice.com
BIO:

PSA/USFS Member, USFS Double Gold Medalist, figures and freestyle. Coached Regional, Sectional, Jr. National, and National competitors including the 2010 US Jr. National Champion, 37 yrs skating exp- 9 yrs amateur competitor, 7 yrs professional ice show soloist, 21 yrs coaching USFS competitors. Coaching: all levels of freestyle and MIF.

Crystal Roe
Crystal Roe
Coaching: Freestyle & MIF, Choreography, Power Skating for Hockey and Figure Skating
Fee: $35 per half hour
Contact: 623-256-8431
Email: crystalr@azice.com
BIO:

USFS Double Gold Medalist – PSA/USFS/LTSUSA Member and instructor. 15 years competitive skating in ISI and USFS, including Worlds and intercollegiate events including Nationals. 18 years coaching experience: All levels and ages. Off Ice training. 2 years coaching and skating competitively in Synchronized skating competing at Worlds. Experience in Ice Shows and Exhibitions. Power Skating coach (skating analyst) for Hockey players-Beginner-Junior/College players and Figure skaters. Currently Power skating coach for Mission AZ and works with players from all over the Valley.

Other experience: Worked as a Message Therapist focusing on Sports Massage and rehabilitation and training with all types of athletes.

Marie Stroukoff-O'Mahony
Marie Stroukoff-O'Mahony
Coaching: Freestyle, MIF, Ice Dance, & Style/Choreography/Power
Fee: $40 per half hour
Contact: (602) 828-6077
Email: marie.omahonyf@cox.net
BIO:

USFS Double Gold Medalist, Dance and Figures, PSA Master Rated, LEVEL IV, Over 25 years experience coaching beginners through National Champions. World Champion (2005) Adult Championship Dance and National Champion (2004) Adult Gold Dance, International Competitor Freestyle and Dance. Trained in New York. Discounts available for beginners.

Jill Watson
Jill Watson
Coaching: Freestyle, MIF, Pairs
Fee: $44 per half hour
Contact: 949-476-3089
Email: jwatson1988@cox.net
BIO:

USFS Triple Gold Medalist, figures, freestyle and pairs. 1984 Olympic Team Member, 1988 Olympic Bronze medalist, 1987 World Bronze medalist, 3-time US National Champion. US World Team coach, 1987 USFS Athlete of the Year, 2004 USFS Hall of Frame Inductee. Coach of US National Champions.

Lisa Doryl
Lisa Doryl
Coaching: Beginner through Senior Freestyle, MIF, adults as well as choreography, power skating and off-ice jump, strength and conditioning
Fee: $35 per half hour
Contact: (734)735-6481
Email: langester79@hotmail.com
BIO:

USFS Double Gold Medalist in Freestyle and MIF. PSA and USFS Member. Coached Regional and National Showcase competitors throughout the United States. 18+ years coaching experience, 30+ years skating experience. Trained under World and Olympic coaches. Competed in Regional, World and Showcase competitions in USFS and ISI for over 25+ years. Prior Figure Skating Director in San Antonio, TX.

Loree Cantrell-Briggs
Loree Cantrell-Briggs
Coaching: All levels of Freestyle, MIF and Choreography
Fee: $40/half hour
Contact: (602)451-4586
Email: chmsk8r@gmail.com
BIO:

USFS MIF Gold medalist, 40 yrs skating exp.: 26 yrs coaching. Coaching: Freestyle and MIF and choreography. Coach of multiple Gold Medalists in MIF and Freeskate, and Regional Competitors.

Kelsy Anderson
Kelsy Anderson
Coaching: Coaching all levels and ages freestyle, MIF, and power skating
Fee: $30 per half hour
Contact: (602) 617-8861
Email: kelsya@azice.com
BIO:

Kelsy Andreson
PSA/USFS/LTSUSA member and instructor 20 years skating experience and over 7 years coaching experience. Trained under World and National Level coaches in Ari-zona and Northern California. Current AZ Ice show producer. Coaching All ages and abilities. Specializing in style, choreography, freestyle, power skating, and off ice training.

Karen Pasco
Karen Pasco
Coaching: Freestyle, MIF, Choreography, Power, Style & Form, and Off-Ice Jump/Plyometrics
Fee: $40 per half hour
Contact: (623) 570-9302
Email: RedKP3@gmail.com
BIO:

Skating experience of 29 years, PSA and USFS member, PSA Certified Freestyle Rated Instructor. Trained under National and World level coaches, competed in US Qualifying Competitions for over 10 years in the Midwest. Skating Club of Phoenix past President, Ice Show Director, 8 years Rink Director/Marketing. Coaching skaters through all stages of development from beginners to elite competitors for 17 years. Students have won numerous medals and awards including winning multiple Regional Championships, Adult Nationals, National Showcase and multiple Artistic Awards. Winner of the 2014 SCP Coach Recognition Award. Website:www.CoachKarenPasco.com

Maria Causey- Nelson
Maria Causey- Nelson
Coaching: Freestyle and MIF
Fee: $40 per half hour
Contact: (623) 521-2074
Email: divask8er42065@yahoo.com
BIO:

USFS Double Gold medalist, figures and freestyle, 5-time US National competitor. International Gold medalist, Junior World team member, Regional & Sectional (Pacific Coast) Sr. Ladies Champion. 25 yrs skating exp., including Lead Soloist for Disney on Ice, Ice Capades, Russian Ballet on Ice, and Los Angles Ice Theatre.

Andrea Palos
Andrea Palos
Coaching: All ages and levels (music editing available)
Fee: $35 per half hour
Contact: (602) 451-9146
Email: skateandrea84@cox.net
BIO:

PSA member, USFS Adult Silver Medalist and Bronze Ice Dancer. 30 years skating experience. Trained in Canada and the US. U.S. Adult Nationals Competitor. Coached Regional and National competitors. Coaching all ages and abilities.

Connor Tasker
Coaching: Choreography,Power Skating,and Beginning Ice Dance
Fee: 30.00 per half hour
Contact: 424-285-4338
Email: connor.tasker@hotmail.com
BIO:

18 years skating experience.Skate Canada Double Gold Medalist in Freestyle and Skills (moves in the field). 5 time Regional medalist, 4 time Sectional Medalist, 2 time Sr. Men Sectional Champion, Professional Figure Skater for Disney on Ice.

Tiffany Tilvan
Coaching: All ages and levels
Fee: $30.00 per half hour
Contact: 480-268-1737
Email: tiffanytilvan@yahoo.com
BIO:

USFS Double Gold Medalist. PSA/USFS/LTSUSA member and instructor. 14 years skating experience. Regional  competitor. Coached by national and  world level coaches. Principle skater in AZ Ice productions. Coaching all ages and abilities.