Skating Staff Guide

All Skating Professionals and Associate Skating Professionals are independent contractors who use The Rinks - Anaheim ICE facility to teach private lessons. Each Skating Professional and Associate Skating Professional sets their own schedules, lesson fees, and coaching policies. Lesson fees will vary depending upon the Skating Professional and Associate Skating Professional’s qualifications, teaching experience, and PSA Rating. Below, please find a list of our Skating Professionals on staff, a brief biography of their skating background and credentials, and contact information where they can be reached to schedule private lessons:

Skating Professionals

Phone: 949.813.4834
Email: cpottenger@the-rinks.com
PSA Rating: Master Free Skating, Master Moves in the Field

PSA Master Rating in Free Skating; PSA Master in Moves in the Field; PSA Level 5 Ranking; USFS Triple Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating, Moves in the Field, and Pairs; USFS Regional Champion; USFS Sectional Champion in Novice, Junior, and Senior Pairs; 2-time USFS National Champion; 6-time USFS National Championships Medalist; 4-time Team USA International Champion; 2-time ISU Junior Grand Prix Final Competitor; 6 Years Team USA International Competitor in Pairs; B.A. degree from the University of Delaware, graduating Magna Cum Laude; Certified National IJS Technical Specialist in Singles; Certified National IJS Technical Specialist in Pairs; USFS Regional Champion Coach; USFS Sectional Champion Coach; USFS National Championships Medalist Coach; 4 Years Team USA International Coach; Team USA Coach at the Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Phone: 310.728.5478
Email: alexice1031@yahoo.com
PSA Rating: Master Free Skating

PSA Master Rating in Free Skating; 10-time Belarussian National Champion; 5-time ISU World Championships Competitor; Winter Olympic Games Competitor; M.S. degree in Sport Science and Physical Education from the Belarussian State University of Physical Culture; Master of Sport of the USSR in Figure Skating; National and International Coach; Principal Soloist Show Skater; Speaks Fluent Russian, in addition to English.

Phone: 707-628-9918
Email: alexis.kinney.94@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Basic Accreditation

PSA Basic Accreditation Rating; USFS Triple Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating; Pattern Dance and Moves in the Field; USFS Regional Competitor in Junior Ladies; USFS Synchronized Skating National Silver Medalist in Intermediate; USFS Synchronized National Competitor in Senior; Team USA International Competitor in Synchronized Skating

Phone: 626.617.4173
Email: ellieh.kawamura@gmail.com

USFS Double Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating and Moves in the Field; 5-time USFS Regional Champion; 2-time USFS Sectional Champion in Junior Ladies; 3-time USFS National Championships Medalist; Silver Medalist at the USFS National Championships in Junior Ladies; 2-time Team USA International Medalist; ISU Junior Grand Prix Final Competitor; USFS Theatre on Ice National Competitor; ISU Theatre on Ice Nations Cup Competitor

Phone: 714.873.7333
Email: jes.moore@yahoo.com
PSA Rating: Registered Free Skating, Registered Group Instruction

PSA Registered Rating in Free Skating; PSA Registered Rating in Group Instruction; USFS Junior Free Skating Test; USFS Gold Test Medalist in Moves in the Field; USFS Regional Competitor; USFS Sectional Competitor; USFS National Championships Competitor

Phone: 310.738.3662
Email: posadaj16@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Senior Free Skating

PSA Senior Rating in Free Skating; PSA Level 3 Ranking; USFS Double Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating and Figures; USFS Pre-Gold Test in Pattern Dance; USFS Regional Champion; 3-time USFS Regional Medalist; USFS Sectional Medalist; 3-time USFS National Championships Competitor; USFS National Champion in Junior Figures; USFS Regional Medalist Coach; USFS Sectional Medalist Coach; USFS National Championships Coach; Speaks Fluent Spanish, in addition to English

Phone: 714.504.7587
Email: katndave@dslextreme.com                        

USFS Double Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating and Figures; USFS Synchronized Skating National Coach; Team USA Coach in Synchronized Skating; Director of ICE’Kateers Synchronized Skating Team

Phone: 310.710.7178
Email: ktmonice@yahoo.com
PSA Rating: Master Moves in the Field

PSA Master Rating in Moves in the Field; PSA Certified Rating in Free Skating; PSA Registered Rating in Figures; PSA Registered Rating in Group Instruction; PSA Level 3 Ranking; USFS Junior Free Skating Test; USFS Junior Pairs Test; USFS Junior Figures Test; 4-time USFS Regional Medalist; 2-time USFS Sectional Medalist; USFS Regional Champion Coach, USFS Sectional Medalist Coach, USFS National Championships Coach, Coach of USFS National Champion in Juvenile Boys

Phone: 714.269.9003
Email: kelly.kimberly89@yahoo.com

USFS Novice Free Skating Test; USFS Gold Test Medalist in Moves in the Field; USFS Synchronized Skating National Medalist; Team USA Medalist in Synchronized Skating; USFS Non-Qualifying Regional Coach; USFS Synchronized Skating National Coach

Phone: 949.244.8986
Email: laurene.ross@yahoo.com
PSA Rating: Registered Free Skating, Registered Moves in the Field

PSA Registered Rating in Free Skating; PSA Registered Rating in Moves in the Field; USFS Adult Gold Free Skating Test; USFS Adult Intermediate Moves in the Field Test; USFS Non-Qualifying Regional Competitor; USFS Adult National Competitor; USFS National Synchronized Skating Competitor; B.A. degree from Loyola Marymount University; USFS Non-Qualifying Regional Coach

Phone: 714.225.8181
Email: marinaskating@hotmail.com
PSA Rating: Registered Moves in the Field, Registered Ice Dance

PSA Registered Rating in Moves in the Field; PSA Registered Rating in Ice Dance; Russian National Competitor in Senior Ice Dance; USFS Regional Champion Coach; USFS Sectional Champion Coach; USFS National Championships Coach; Speaks Fluent Russian, in addition to English

Phone: 949.307.5414
Email: mirskates@me.com
PSA Rating: Senior Free Skating, Certified Moves in the Field

PSA Senior Rating in Free Skating; PSA Certified Rating in Moves in the Field; USFS Junior Free Skating Test; USFS Gold Test Medalist in Moves in the Field; USFS Bronze Pattern Dance Test; USFS Novice Free Dance Test; USFS Regional Medalist; USFS Sectional Medalist; USFS National Championships Competitor; USFS Collegiate National Competitor; Principal Soloist Show Skater; USFS National Championships Coach; B.S. Degree in Physical Education, concentration Figure Skating Science

Phone: 714.321.7708
Email: russcscott@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Master Free Skating, Master Pairs

PSA Master Rating in Free Skating; PSA Master Rating in Pairs; PSA Certified Rating in Moves in the Field; PSA Level 5 Ranking; USFS Double Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating and Pairs; USFS National Championships Competitor in Singles and Pairs; USFS National Championships Medalist in Pairs; B.S. degree from Emory University; Certified Sectional IJS Technical Specialist in Singles; Certified National IJS Technical Specialist in Pairs; USFS National Championships Coach; Primary Coach and Choreographer of 2005 PSA EDI Award for Best Performance at the USFS National Championships Senior Men’s Event; Team USA International Coach; ISU World Championships Coach

Phone: 818.731.7272
Email: sara@strobertson.com
PSA Rating: Registered Free Skating, Registered Choreography

PSA Registered Rating in Free Skating; PSA Registered Rating in Choreography; UFSA Double Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating and Moves in the Field; USFS Bronze Pattern Dance Test; USFS Regional Competitor in Senior Ladies; USFS Sectional Competitor in Senior Ladies; USFS Collegiate National Champion in Junior Ladies; Semi-Principal Show Skater for Disney on Ice and Broadway on Ice; Principal Soloist Show Skater for Royal Caribbean, Woodstock Productions, and Holiday on Ice; Certified Sectional IJS Technical Specialist; USFS Regional Champion Coach; USFS Sectional Champion Coach; USFS National Championships Coach; Director of Ballyhoo Ice Theater

Associate Skating Professionals

Phone: 626.757.3930
Email: amandang68@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Basic Accreditation

PSA Basic Accreditation Rating; USFS Intermediate Free Skating Test; USFS Novice Moves in the Field Test; USFS Regional Competitor in Intermediate Ladies

Phone: 562.728.7236
Email: arleth_estaca@yahoo.com

USFS Senior Free Skating Test; USFS Senior Moves in the Field Test; USFS Regional Competitor in Novice Ladies; USFS Theatre on Ice National Competitor

Phone: 562.235.5971
Email: skatewithkatie@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Basic Accreditation

PSA Basic Accreditation Rating; USFS Intermediate Free Skating Test; USFS Gold Test Medalist in Moves in the Field

Phone: 714.381.2791
Email: kristinahsoto@gmail.com
PSA Rating: Registered Group Instruction

PSA Registered Rating in Group Instruction; USFS Pre-Juvenile Free Skating Test; USFS Juvenile Moves in the Field Test; B.S. degree in Athletic Training from Chapman University

Phone: 909-348-3676
Email: mwang5699@yahoo.com

USFS Junior Free Skating Test; USFS Gold Test Medalist in Moves in the Field; 4-time USFS Regional Medalist, 3-time USFS Sectional Medalist and 3-time USFS National Championships Competitor

Phone: 714.299.4419
Email: no1toepick@aol.com
PSA Rating: Basic Accreditation

PSA Basic Accreditation Rating; USFS Preliminary Free Skating Test; USFS Preliminary Moves in the Field Test; ISI Competitor; B.A. degree from the California State University Fullerton; USFS Synchronized Skating Sectional Coach

Phone: 661.817.6938
Email: tiffanyho88@gmail.com

USFS Junior Free Skating Test; USFS Senior Moves in the Field Test; 2-time USFS Regional Medalist; 2-time USFS National Championships Competitor; Ensemble Show Skater for Disney on Ice; B.A. Degree from University of California Riverside

Private Lessons