Coaches

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John Saitta
John is the founder of the ICE’Kateer Synchronized Skating program. He is currently the ICE’Kateer Synchronized Skating Team Director and assistant coach to the Senior and Novice teams. He is a USFS Double Gold Medalist and National Freeskating Champion. With over 22 years of teach experience in singles and 11 years of teaching experience in synchronized team skating, he has guided both single skaters and synchronized teams to national and international levels.

 

Kathi Pargee
A former competitive figure skater, Kathi has been coaching for 18 years. She has been with the ICE ‘Kateers since their inception in 2000 and has coached all levels at the US Championships, including helping to lead the ICE ‘Kateers to their first National medal in 2005 at the Intermediate level, followed by a 5 place placement in 2006 and the ICE ‘Kateers first year as Team USA in 2009. Kathi is a USFS double gold medalist in Figures and Free skating and a pre-gold dance medalist. Kathi feels blessed to work with such a wonderful group of coaches, skaters and parents, but her favorite role is wife and “mommy” to two of the ICE ‘Kateers biggest fans, Dave and Abbie.

 

Jamie Streeter
Regional champion with 12 years competitive experience. Bronze medalist in freestyle and moves in the field. National and Sectional Synchronized skating coach. 10 years coaching experience specializing in singles, moves in the field, choreography, and synchronized skating. Member of USFS, PSA, and ISI. Believes that all skaters have the ability to reach their goals no matter their age or skill level.

 

 

Kimberly Kelly
National and International synchronized skating competitor. 11 years skating experience. Member of Team USA. USFS Gold Medalist. Specializing in beginners and synchronized skating. Enjoys working with kids of all ages.

 

 

Natalie Lau
Member of ISI, USFS & PSA. Two time ISI Worlds competitor. Over 23 years of skating experience. Over 12 years of dance experience. Specializes in all levels of skating and synchronized skating.

 

 

Lia Trovati
Italian National Dance Champion. Italian World & Olympic Team Member. 20 years teaching experience specializing in Choreography, Stroking and Moves in the Field.

 

 

 

Molly Clingan
USFS Double Gold Medalist. 3 Time Sectional Competitor. 2 Time National Collegiate competitor. U.S. Synchronized Skating National Champion. 2 Time Synchronized Skating World Competitor. Member Team USA.

 

 

Kristina Soto
Skated in Fox Studio events. Has been teaching children and adults of all levels for over 7 years. Specializes in on/off ice strength & conditioning, balance, and posture. USFSA, ISI, and NATA member. BS in Athletic Training from Chapman University.