Coaches & Directors

 

The Kettle Moraine Figure Skating Club is a proud member of PSA's Excellence on Ice program.

Excellence On Ice (EOI) is a National Award Program established by the PSA that provides rinks and clubs with national recognition as a progressive training facility dedicated to excellence in coaching both on and off-ice.  EOI clubs/facilities must have 100% PSA members on staff, all carrying personal liability insurance and seeking to obtain or maintain a rating in discipline of their choice.

 

Coach Information

Information is as of the beginning of the season and is subject to change throughout the season. You can contact the coach of your choosing to check availability.

Coaching Staff

David Redlin

KMFSC Learn to Skate (LTS) Director

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KMFSC Learn to Skate (LTS) Director

KMFSC Privileges:  Private Lessons & Group lessons

Figure Skating Membership:  Full Member

PSA Membership:  Full Member

Coaching Credentials:   

Coaching Since; 1999

 

 

Coaching Credentials:

     PSA Honor Roll of Coaches 2014, 2015, 2016

     Coach to Regional Champions, Sectional Medalists, and National Competitors

     Coaching through the Gold test levels in Free Style, Moves In The Field, Ice Dance, and Solo Free Dance.  Experienced in IJS

     with Free Style, Pairs, Synchronized Skating, and Choreography.

     Regularly attend PSA conferences, workshops, and continuing educational seminars

     PSA presenter and oral ratings examiner

     Kettle Moraine Ice Center, Learn To Skate Director

     Wisconsin Edge, Director of Athletic Development

     Supplemental coach to International Team USA medalists

PSA Ratings:

     Master Moves In The Field Instructor

     Senior Free Skate Instructor

     Certified Dance Instructor

     Certified Synchronized Skating Instructor

     Certified Pairs Instructor

     Registered Choreography Instructor

     Master Group Instructor

     Master Program Director

     Hockey Accredited I & II

Contact Information:

     Telephone: 262-613-0115

     Email Address: skating2win@aol.com

 

 

Deanna Robinson

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KMFSC Privileges: Private Lessons & Group Lessons

Rated PSA member with more than 25 years of coaching experience.  

I am a double gold medalist in figures and dance.  

I trained in Ann Arbor, Michigan along with the Detroit skate club and spent my summers training at the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, CO.  

Areas of interest are freestyle, moves in the field, ice dance and basic skills.    

I am also a proud mother of two teenage daughters, Olivia and Brooke!

Lynn Paulson

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KMFSC Privileges:  Private Lessons & Group Lessons

US Figure Skating Membership:  Full Member

PSA Membership:  Full Member

Experience:

  • 40 Years Coaching Experience
  • Coach Freestyle,
  • Coach Moves in the Field,
  • Coach to Regional Champions
  • Coach to Sectional & National Competitors
  • BS Degree in Education-UW-Madison

Katy Jaessing

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MFSC Privileges: Group Lessons & Private Lessons

USFS Membership: Full Member, Registered Coach

PSA: Full Member - Basic accreditation

PSA Ratings:

     Registered Moves In The Field Instructor

     Registered Synchronized Skating Instructor

     Certified Group Instructor

Tests Passed: Gold Medalist Adult Moves in the Field, Juvenile Freestyle

Teaching Experience: Basic Skills since 2007

Synchronized Skating: Two time Midwest Pewter medalist, Bronze medalist - Masters Synchronized Skating, Midwest Gold medalist - intermediate synchronized skating, 3-time national competitor - synchronized skating, National Bronze medalist - synchronized skating,

Competitive Record: Upper Great Lakes, Badger State,  

   Skate La Voyeger, WIM, Skate Detroit

Areas available for lessons: freestyle, moves in the field, adult synchronized skating

Shelly Gehring

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Private & Group Lessons   
Full Membership for PSA and USFSA
PSA Membership Level: CER B 
Tests Passed: Intermediate Moves in the Field, Juvenile Freestyle
Years of Coaching: 11 years 
Skated and member of Kettle Moraine since the age of 4 
Bachelor Degree for UW La Crosse in Marketing and Finance 
works at West Bend Mutual as Underwriting Technician
Married Ben Gehring in January 2016, mother of Brier and Charlee 

Cecelia Wisner

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Private & Group Lessons

USFSA & PSA Full Member

Tests Passed: Junior Freestyle & Senior Moves in the Field

Years Teaching: 17 years

Competitive Record/Skating Experience:

Synchro - Masters Synchro National Competitor 2016, Masters Synchro Midwestern Regionals Bronze Meadalist 2016, Pewter Meadalist 2015

Individual – Badger State Games multiple year Gold Meadalist, Intermediate & Juvenile Midwestern Regionals Competitor, Skate Le Voyageur, WIM, Skate Detroit

Ice Hockey – Arrowhead High School Girls’ Varsity ‘98-‘99, ‘99-’00, ‘00-‘01 seasons, Girls’ Varsity Alternate Team Captain ’00-’01 season, State Championship Tournament Participant ’99-’00 & ’00-’01 seasons

Michelle Goodnetter

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Areas of Instruction

     Ice Dance, Moves in the Field, Free Skate

     Coach beginner through regional skaters

PSA 

     Full Member

     Insured and background checked

Ratings:

     Certified Program Director

     Certified Moves in the Field

     Certified Group

Skating Credentials:

     Adult Gold Ice Dance + International

     Adult Senior Free Dance

     Adult Gold Moves in the Field

     2 Time Silver Medalist ice Dance Championship

Courtney Peterson

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Start date with FSC of Madison 2009

Regional and Sectional Competitor

USFS Double Gold Medalist in Moves and Freestyle, Silver Dance

Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science and Recreation Management

Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Coach with the Wisconsin Edge Synchronized Skating organization

PSA ratings held: Registered Moves and Group Instructor

Areas for lessons: Freestyle, Moves in the Field, Basic Skills, Synchronized Skating and Strength and Conditioning

Naomi Jehly

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-Coaching Credentials-

     PSA Registered Group Rating

     PSA full membership

     CER: Professional Coach

     USFS Registered Coach

     Teaching since 2011

     Areas for Lessons: Youth - Adults, Basic Skills, Free Style and MIF

 

-Skating Credentials-

     Adult Silver Moves in the Field

     Adult Silver Free Skate

     Adult Bronze Dance

Becky Vara

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KMFSC Privileges:  Private Lessons & Group Lessons

USFS Membership:  Full Member

PSA Membership:  Full Member, Basic Accreditation

CER:  Professional Coach/Choreographer

Tests Passed: Gold Medalist – Moves in the Field, Junior Free Skate

Education: BS – Exercise & Sport Science, UW – La Crosse

Competitive Record:

  • Badger State Games Competitor (1999 – 2008)
    • Preliminary – Senior Levels
    • 11 – time Gold Medalist in Senior Short, Junior/Novice/Intermediate/Prelim Free Skate, Platinum/Silver/Beginner Footwork, and Entertainment
  • State Games of America 4 – time Gold Medalist (1999 – 2001)
    • Preliminary – Juvenile
    • Free Skate, Moves in the Field, and Entertainment
  • Upper Great Lakes Regional Competitor (2001 – 2007)
    • Juvenile – Junior Levels
  • Competitor at LeVoyageur, Skate St Paul, Madison Open, Greater Chicagoland, Chicago Open, Heart of the Valley, Skate Green Bay, Eau Claire FS Competition, Fox Cities Invitational, WIM (1999 – 2008)
  • Shows/Exhibitions
    • Coulee Region Chill, Ice Crew Member (2011 – 2012)
    • Kettle Moraine FSC (1995 – 2007)
    • Escanaba FSC, Guest Soloist (2003)
    • University School of Milwaukee, Exhibition Guest Skater (2001)

Coaching Experience:

  • Private/Group Lessons/Ice Show Choreographer
    • Kettle Moraine FSC, 2017 – present
    • Tri State Toe Picks FSC, 2011 – 2012
    • La Crosse Parks & Rec, 2010 – 2011
  • Group Lessons/Ice Show Choreographer
    • Kettle Moraine FSC, 2008 – 2010
  • Group Lessons
    • Pettit National Ice Center, 2006 – 2007
  • Assistant Group Lesson Instructor
    • Kettle Moraine FSC, 2003 – 2007

Kaitlyn Woo

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KMFSC Privileges: Private Lessons & Group Lessons

USFS Membership: Full Member

PSA Membership: Apprentice

Tests Passed:

   Intermediate Freestyle, Gold medalist in Dance, Gold medalist in Moves in the Field

Teaching Experience:

   Assistant Group Instructor since 2008, Private/Group Instructor since 2012

Competitive Record: Regional Competitor, Gold medalist at the Badger State Games

Melanie Pitrof

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Started Skating at age 5 with KMSFC 

PSA Member

Completed PSA Apprentice Program in Group Instruction

Tests Passed:

     USFSA Moves in The Field Gold Medalist (2017)

     Intermediate Freestyle

Current member of Wisconsin Edge Junior Team

Student at MPTC in West Bend in the Electrical Program