Instructor Bios

Instructor Bios

Holly Harrington
Holly Harrington
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Contact: (480) 351 8147
Email: hharrington@azice.com
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Holly Harrington is the Skating Director of AZ ICE Gilbert.  Holly has been associated with the Gilbert facility since the day it opened.  She brings with her an impressive figure skating resume including twenty-four years of coaching and professional skating experience.  Holly’s Amateur accomplishments include a gold medalist in Freestyle, Southwest Regionals competitor, Pacific Coast Nationals competitor and she was an Alternate to the 1992 Nationals.  Professionally, Holly toured the Pacific Rim and Europe with Disney’s World on Ice and South America with Hermanos Fuetos Gascal.

Brenna Greco
Brenna Greco
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Email: skatingcoachbgreco@gmail.com
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Brenna began her skating career in the learn to skate program 10 years ago. Since her first day on the ice she has developed a love for the sport that she still has today. She is  an 8-time regional competitor and still continues to skate. She also has competed in national showcase winning a second place medal. She also is a gold medalist for her moves in the field and a silver medalist for freestyle. She began her coaching experience 3 years ago with the learn to skate program as a helper. She loves to share her knowledge and joy for skating with the upcoming generation. She is a member of the PSA and USFSA.

Susan Margo
Susan Margo
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Contact: (480) 570-4508
Email: susanmargo@icloud.com
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Susan began skating at the age of 4 in Dearborn, Michigan. After completing all of her Basic Skills, and Freestyle requirements within the program, she pursued a competitive skating career for 16 years, competing in Freestyle, and Synchronized Skating.  She worked with top Olympic and World Level coaches in Michigan and Delaware, where she also completed her Pre Gold Dances.  Susan also skated with “The Magical World of Disney on Ice”, today known as “Disney on Ice” playing many different characters.  Susan graduated from ASU with a BA in Sociology and a minor in Psychology in 1993.  As a former Preschool/Pre-K teacher, and “Gymboree Play and Music Instructor,” Susan is especially gifted in working with young skaters.

Dyllan Mcintee
Dyllan Mcintee
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Contact: (623) 853-7458
Email: djsk8r12@gmail.com
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Dyllan started figure skating 11 years ago in Glendale, Arizona. She is a triple gold medalist in freestyle, moves & ice dance. Dyllan is also an 8-time regional competition, 3-time regional champion, 3-time sectional competitor & a 5-time national competitor, and the 2009 United States Junior National champion. She is currently a student at Grand Canyon University, where she is majoring in Elementary Education. She specializes in freestyle, choreography, spins, moves in the field & stroking technique.

Laura Patterson
Laura Patterson
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Contact: (815) 545-4048
Email: yipsk8er@gmail.com
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Laura Patterson has been involved with the skating world for over 26 years as a competitor and coach.  She has coached private figure skating and hockey lessons for over 15 years in the Chicagoland area and now in Arizona since 2016.  Laura specializes in coaching spins, jump technique, and enhancing programs under the  International Judging System (IJS).

Throughout her skating career, Laura has trained and competed under National, World, and Olympic coaches through Senior level. She is a gold medalist in Moves in the Field and Freestyle, holds her PSA Senior rating in Freestyle, and Certified rating in both Moves in the Field and Group instruction. Laura is a National Technical Specialist and Regional Data Operator Official for US Figure Skating.

Laura has coached multiple students to achieve their gold medals in Moves in the Field and Freestyle, and continues to coach skaters from the Learn to Skate level through Senior level Regional competitors.  Specializing in the breakdown of skating techniques to optimize power, speed and agility on the ice, Laura has coached team power skating and individual Junior A hockey players from the the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL), a Canadian Jr. A league.

Laura has a degree in Psychology and also holds her CrossFit Level 1 Certification.  Now living in the Phoenix area, she is a Realtor throughout the Valley.

Laura is Currently a member of U.S. Figure Skating, the PSA, and USA Hockey.

Peyton Sawyers
Peyton Sawyers
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Contact: (602) 733-9256
Email: peytons201@gmail.com
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Peyton has been skating for 10 years at AZice Gilbert. She continues to skate competitively and has been doing so for 8 years. She competes at a regional level, is a gold-medalist in Moves in the Field, and has passed through her Intermediate Freeskate. Peyton loves working with children of all ages and levels. She began working as a helper 2 years ago in the same Learn-to-Skate program that she started skating in. Her ultimate goal is to spread her love for Figure Skating through coaching.

Cassandra Streit
Cassandra Streit
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Contact: (602) 321-9746
Email: cmstreit06@yahoo.com
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Originally from Canada, Cassandra started skating at the age of 8, and has loved the sport ever since.  Cassandra has a B.A. in Elementary Education with an associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education.  Cassandra is the Figure Skating Director for Special Olympics Arizona.  Cassandra loves to teach skaters of all ages and abilities.  Cassandra encourages and teaches her skaters to never give up, have fun, and love the sport of figure skating.   Current Member of U.S. Figure Skating and PSA.

Heather Ludwig
Heather Ludwig
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Contact: (480) 277-7066
Email: iceismyparadise@gmail.com
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Heather is an ISI World competitor and has been coaching since 1998.  Originally from Minnesota, Heather fell in love with figure skating after retiring from competitive gymnastics.  Heather has a true passion for coaching and teaches recreational and competitive skaters of all ages.  Having fun is a #1 priority for Heather’s team of skaters along with good sportsmanship and developing well-rounded athletes.  Current USFS and PSA Member.

Toni Wright
Toni Wright
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Contact: 480-304-1324
Email: icegypsyskating@gmail.com
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Originally from Michigan, Toni began her coaching career overseas in Madrid, Spain. Her coaching philosophy is based around her holistic approach to instruction and her belief in the strong individuality of the sport of figure skating. She approaches each skater in a way that supports or utilizes his/her own unique skills, gifts, and individual goals.  Toni enjoys coaching strongly competitive skaters (freestyle and showcase), recreational skaters who are committed and goal oriented, and skaters who are interested in navigating the US Figure Skating or ISI test structures.  She is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, has also studied the art of flamenco dance with various renowned artists in Spain, and was a past performer here in the valley.

Gold Medal MIF; Silver Medal Freeskate; 3rd Figure;

Specializing in freestyle, Moves-in-the-field, and choreography.

PSA, USFS, ISI (CAM)

Hailli Dorman
Hailli Dorman
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Hailli started skating at the age of 6 and has been skating for 19 years now.  She is a Double Gold Medalist in Freestyle and Moves in the fields.  She is also a 9 time Regional Competitor for single skating and competed at Junior Nationals in Pairs as well.  Hailli’s passion for skating helped start her coaching career 5 years ago as a helper on Learn To Skate.  She is looking forward to growing the future of the sport.  Hailli is also PSA certified, USFSA Member and a Collegiate member of The Copper State Figure Skating Club.

Mikaela Randolph
Mikaela Randolph
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Mikaela had seventeen years of skating experience, fifteen years competitively and ten years of ice show experience.  She is a Double Gold Medalist in Moves In The Field, and Freestyle and was a Regional and Sectional competitor.  Mikaela is a US Figure Skating, PSA, and ISI member.

Addalai Clark
Addalai Clark
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Email: addalaiclark@gmail.com
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Addalai has skated for 17 years and was competitive for 13 of those years. She has competed in Northwest Pacific regionals, Pacific Coast sectionals and national competitions. She is a gold medalist in both moves in the field and freestyle. She is currently a student at Arizona State, studying Journalism and Mass Communications. Addalai is passionate about sharing her love for the sport with kids and adults of all ages and levels.