The Detroit Skating Club boasts one of the strongest coaching staffs in the world. Over seventy-five percent of the staff are either former international or world class skaters or have coaching experience at the national, international, world and Olympic level of competitive skating.

Paul Bellantuono

Resident Coach
(973) 800-4578 | pauliebskates@aol.com

Paul is a 2-time Junior World competitor and Estonian Junior National Champion. He is a gold medalist in dance and moves in the field. He specialized in pattern dances partnering, solo dance and skating skills. Paul has been teaching at DSC since 2011.

Julianne Berlin

Resident Coach
(248) 421-3366 | coachjulieberlin@gmail.com

Julie Berlin has been coaching Beginner, Developmental, Competitive, International and World level figure skaters since 1983.  She has 32 years experience coaching figure skating and has produced many skating champions.  Julie is passionate about developing skaters into the best athletes  and best people they can become.  She has a PSA rating and ranking level VII and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin.

Jacquelene Boucard

Off-Ice Coach
(248) 506-8763 | jboucard@me.com

Jacquelene holds a BFA in dance from University of Utah and she danced professionally with Eisenhower Dance Ensemble throughout the U.S. and Europe. She has been an Off-Ice Pro at DSC since 1995. Jacquelene teaches and choreographed for skaters ranging from beginning through National, Olympic and World competitors.

Peter Breen

Non-Resident Professional
(248) 657-3504 | plbpt@msn.com

Peter is a 1992 Olympian in ice dancing, Licensed Physical Therapist, Certified GYROTONIC© instructor, and Certified Athletic Trainer. He’s been a skating professional for over 10 years and is the co-owner of Motion Arts PT & Gyrotonic in Bloomfield Hills. His services include ice dance instruction and stroking technique, with a focus on efficiency of movement, balance, and edge control.

Veronique Breen

Off-Ice coach
(248) 657-3432 | veroniquebreen@gmail.com

Veronique studied and danced professionally in Europe for over 20 years, including the Royal Ballet of Flanders and Het National Ballet of Amsterdam. She is a Specialized GYROTONIC© Master Trainer and co-owner of Motion Arts studio, offering dance and off-ice conditioning. She works both on and off-ice with DSC skaters, from developmental to Olympic level, providing movement and partnering instruction, strength and flexibility coaching, and artistic development of programs.

Kim Brown NSCA-CPT

Off-Ice Coach
(734) 674-4053 | browngen2@aol.com

Kim is an NSCA Certified Personal Trainer. Kim earned her BS in Health Science with an emphasis on Exercise Science. She has 20+ years in competitive skating and was a National ice dance competitor. Kim has been teaching for over 10 years.

Pasquale Camerlengo

Resident Coach
(302) 354-4204

Pasquale is a 2-time National Dance Champion, 2-time Olympic Team member, 7-time World competitor. He is a World and Olympic Freeskate and Dance Choreographer and World and Olympic Dance coach.

Amber Czisny

Resident Coach | Off-Ice Professional
(248) 820-9100 | coachrinaroy@yahoo.com

Amber is a triple Gold Medalist in freeskate, moves and dance. She competed at the National and International level for the U.S.A. Team. She is a rated and ranked member of the PSA. Amber coaches both ISI and USFS National and World skaters. She also has a B.A. from Oakland University in Dance Performance and has danced with several dance companies. She is a Master Certified Pilates instructor and also works as a post rehabilitation therapist. Amber is currently working on her Masters in Sports Science.

Natalia Deller

Resident Coach
(586) 709-9612

Natalia is a former World Ice Dance competitor. She was a 1988 Olympic competitor and 1992 U.S. Open Dance Champion. She is a 2-time World Professional Dance Champion. She has coached skaters from Learn to Skate through National, International and World team competitors.

Tatiana Deych

Resident Coach
(248) 882-9262

Tatiana is Junior World Champion in Ice Dance, with partner Igor Shpilband (1983).  She holds a Master’s Degree from the Moscow Institute of Physical Culture.  Tatiana is a Resident Coach since 2003, and became a National level Ice Dance coach in 2005.  Her coaching expertise extends from beginners  through to competitive freestyle and Ice Dance.


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