Meet the Coaches

We have Learn to Skate, figure skating, and hockey coaches offering a variety of lesson options! 

Kelsey Blake

  • Performer with Disney on Ice 2016-2020 (toured North America and Asia)
  • US Figure Skating Double Gold Medalist- Senior Moves in the Field and Senior Freeskate
  • ISI Gold level judge
  • Began skating at the age of 4, trained at the Iceplex
  • Specializes in choreography, performance skills, and artistry
  • Professional member of USFSA and ISI
  • Available to teach all ages and levels!

Olivia Brock

  • Started skating at the age of 4 and trained in Yorktown, Virginia
  • Had the opportunity to train for one month in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Passed senior level moves in the field at the age of 11 and subsequently passed the supplemental
    moves in the field and senior freestyle
  • Final round competitor at South Atlantic Regional Championships for Juvenile Girls in 2005
  • SA Member, USFS registered coach and ISI Professional member/Gold level judge
  • Available to teach all ISI and USFS levels
  • Specializing in choreography and artistry

Stanislav “Stas” A. Jirov

  • Started skating at age 4 at St. Petersburg, Russia Skating Academy
  • Master of Skating from Russia
  • Russian National Team Member; competed nationally and internationally
  • Principal performer in many ice shows: St. Petersburg Ballet on Ice, Disney on Ice
    and Busch Gardens Productions
  • Available to teach figure skating Jumps, spins, choreography, moves in the field and off-ice technique
  • Available to teach hockey power skating

Luis Lovett

  • Started skating at the age of 3 and trained in Lake Placid, NY and Zurich Switzerland
  • PSA Master rated coach in freestyle, moves in the field, and Certified pairs coach
  • USFS Nation Team Coach. IJS U.S. Technical Specialist. ISI Professional member and Gold level judge
  • Former U.S. and International competitor in singles and pairs.
  • Disney’s World On Ice World Tour performer and wardrobe/costume stylist
  • Available to teach all ISI and USFS levels and specializing in jump/spin technique, all areas of freestyle,
    pairs and moves in the field; off-ice physical and mental conditioning. CER A coach.

Samantha Mohr

  • Started Skating at age 9 in Louisville, Kentucky
  • PSA Certified Free Skating Instructor and PSA Coaches Honor Roll member.
  • Trained in Colorado Springs at the Broadmoor Skating Center and at the University of Delaware FSC
  • 1998 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Girls Champion.
  • 1999 Eastern Great Lakes Intermediate Ladies silver medalist.
  • 2000 Southwestern Regional Novice Ladies silver medalist.
  • 2000 Midwestern Sectional Novice Ladies pewter medalist.
  • 2001 Southwestern Regional Novice Ladies champion
  • 3 time National Competitor, USFS Gold Medalist

Past students include: 2014 Eastern Great Lakes Boys silver medalist; 2015 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Boys Champion and bronze medalist; 2015 Juvenile Boys National silver medalist; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Ladies Champion; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Intermediate men silver and pewter medalist; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Novice Ladies bronze medalist; MIF Gold medalist

Jessica Schofield

  • Started skating at age 5
  • Trained in Boston, MA
  • USFS Gold Medalist
  • Canadian Gold Medalist
  • Attended Regionals, Sectionals and US National Championships
  • USFS Registered Coach
  • PSA Senior Freestyle Rated Coach
  • ISI Professional Member/Gold Level judge
  • Past Figure Skating Director, Co-Director, Group Class Director and Ice Show Director
    in Northern Vermont
  • Past students include Gold Medalists in Freestyle and MIF, Regional, Sectionals
    and National competitors.

Barbara Walker

  • Over 25 years of National and International competitive experience in dance, solo dance,
    synchronized skating and still competes
  • USFS Gold medals in Dance, Free Dance, and Moves-in-the-field,
    Novice Freestyle, and 6th Figure tests.
  • Two-time National champion in ice dance
  • A member of PSA, USFS, and Learn To Skate USA, with full compliance and
    green light background check.
  • Has coached beginners, freestyle, moves in the field, ice dance, and power skating
    for over 20 years, at all levels and all ages.  

Hailey Downey

Russell Dearolph

Emily Lyon

Angel Schofield

Eden Schofield

Gabriella West

Autumn Williams