Dawn Malanchak-DeCesare

412-973-8010     dmarie8619@yahoo,com

ISI, PSA, USFS Member of US Figure Skating, Professional Skaters Association, and Ice Skating Institute. USFS Adult Gold Medalist. Primary coach of ISI and Basic Skills

Jennifer Gray-Sarver

​724-624-1685      jensarv@hotmail.com

Coach Member:  USFS Category B   PSA
Gold Medalist Dance

Coaching all levels of Moves in the Field, Free Style and Dance through Gold and Senior Level, as well as Hockey Skating Skills.
Coaching of competitors at Regional, Sectional, National, Jr. National , Adult National, State Games of America competitions.

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Dawn Buczko​

​724-312-3452     dbuczko@comcast.com

Coach Member USFS Category B   PSA

Specializes in all levels of freestyle, moves in the field, power skating and basic hockey skills.
Experienced coach of 19 years, competitive skater for 10 years. 
Bachelors degree from Penn State University. 

Heather Zariskey


Coach Member USFS  Category B

Coaching for 18 years,  member of the Professional Skaters Association and the Ice Skating Institute. Attained Gold Figure Freestyle,Dance,Moves in the Field. Trained in Lake Placid NY .Former US Sectional competitor. ISI Gold level certification, Masters Degree University of Pittsburgh in Psychology.   

Laurie Rossetti

412-805-1448        coachrossetti@gmail.com

Coach Member  ISI  PSA   Learn to Skate USA

​​Teaching Freestyle,Moves in the Field, and Power Skating. Member of Professional Skaters Association, US Figure Skating,Ice Skating Institute,.ISI Gold level certification

Julie Gahagen


Coaching Member:  ISI, PSA

Teaching Freestyle and Moves in the Field; Professional Education Program 1998; ISI Gold Judge; USFSA and ISI Competitor; PSA Written Coaches Exam.

Jennifer Yarchever

​412-973-8014   jyskates@hotmail.com

Jessica Wasik

​412-953-3004     jessicawasik1@gmail.com

Coach Member  USFS Category A   ISI   PSA  Learn to Skate USA

ISI, PSA, USFS Rated member of Professional Skaters Association (PSA); certified choreographer with American Ice Theatre; Member of U.S. Figure Skating (USFS); Member of Ice Skating Institute (ISI) and gold-certified judge; Gold medal in moves in the field, ice dance, and solo international ice dance; Coaching freestyle, moves in the field, and ice dance.

John Dryden

International Dance Teachers Association of Great Britain; Professional Dancers Federation of USA; Professional Skaters Association; Assistant Coach, British Championship 1971; Off-Ice Dance Coach to National Champions 1985,1986,1987,1988 and Calgary Olympics 1988.

Ice & Blades Coaching Staff

Bob Mock   Skating Director

​412-780-6637          mbobmock@aol.com

Coach Member:  USFS Category A,
  ISI , PSA , Learn to Skate USA

Certified in Arena Management and Programming, Accredited in the Professional Educator Program, Master Rated in Compulsory Dance and Free Dance, Senior Rating in Group Programming, PSA International Ranking Level 5, ISI Gold Certified.

Past President of PSA and Former Chair of US Figure Skating Coaches Committee, USFS Coach Representative to US Olympic Committee Coaches Symposium (93-97).

Coaching through International Test and Competition.

Barbara Gahagen   Assistant Skating Director

​724-931-7513        bgahagen@outlook.com

Coach Member:  USFS Category A, ISI, PSA 

Coaching all levels of Moves in the Field, Free Style and Dance through Gold and Senior Level, Coaching of competitors at regional, sectional, national, and international competitions. PSA Registered and Certified Rating, PSA Level 5 Ranking through International Competition. Professional Education Program, US Figure Skating and ISI Certified Gold. ISI National Recognition-District 2 Merit Award, Westmorland County Sports Coach of the Year, Former Competition Director of Keystone State Games (ISI), Hockey Certification I & II
State Games of America & ISI World Championship Judge.


Mailing Address:  711 Nathan Dr. North Huntingdon, PA 15642

Rink Address:  66 Alpha Drive West  Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Alexis Cunningham-Capouellez

ISI, PSA, USFS, USA HockeyProfessional Skating Instructor. Private and Semi-Private Lessons. Available for all your skating needs.

Jeff Petri 

Jeff is an experienced coach who enjoys teaching all levels of skaters – from beginners to high level competitors. He encourages skating as a lifetime sport. Jeff has personally completed the International Ice Dance and Gold Free Ice Dance levels. He has coached skaters up to sectional and national competitive levels and has had numerous gold medalists. Jeff is also a presenter/demonstrator at various seminars for skaters and judges.