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.

Linda Johns

Resident Coach
(248) 891-7645

Linda is a National, International and World Team Coach. She has coached skaters through gold figures, freeskate and pairs. She has been a Resident Coach since 1979.

Rachel Bauld-Lee

Resident Coach
(248) 332-3000 ext.115 |

Rachel is a National coach who has a Senior rating through the PSA. She has been coaching since 1993 and is the ice show and Learn To Skate director at Detroit Skating Club.

Sandra Lyons

Resident Coach
(248) 219-3082 |

Coaching since 2002, this former Adult National Competitor has active ratings from the Professional Skaters Association (PSA) in Group Lessons, Moves in the Field & Freestyle. She also has a Level II PSA ranking, two B.A.’s from Michigan State University and is a published author.

Anne Marine

Off-Ice Professional
(248) 808-0624 |

Anne graduated magna cum laude with a BFA in Dance. She danced professionally for 10 years, served on the Oakland University Dance Faculty and has taught at DSC since 1995. She has worked with National, International and Olympic skaters (singles, pairs and dance) on choreography, artistry and off-ice dance training.

Michelle Rosinski-Meyer

Resident Coach
(586) 524-4734 |

Gold Medalist in freeskate and field moves. Sectional competitor and Collegiate National Medalist. Undergraduate in Education (English and math) from Wayne State University and Masters of Educational Leadership from Grand Valley State University.

Sara Mitchell

Resident Coach
(262) 388-4227 |

Sara is a USFS gold medalist in moves in the field, ice dance, and freestyle; as well as a Canadian Gold Medalist in Ice Dance. Coach to gold test medalists and regional medalists, Sara also holds a B.B.A. in accounting as well as a M.S. in management from the University of Wisconsin. She’s been coaching since 1999.

Susan Moran

Resident Coach
(248) 762-8765 |

Susan has been coaching since 1992.  She is a Gold and International medalist.  She has worked with National medalists and taken her skaters through their Senior Moves, Senior freeskate, Gold and International dances.  Susan has a bachelor degree in Finance from Walsh College.

Britta Ottoboni MA, ATC, CSCS, C-MT

Off-Ice Professional
(248) 613-2279 |

Britta is licensed in Athletic Training, NSCA certified in Strength and Conditioning and Personal Training, and is certified in Massage Therapy. Britta was part of the U.S. Olympic medical staff at the 1992, 1998 and 2006 Winter Olympics. Britta has been a DSC Off-Ice Pro since 1999.

Zuzanna Parchem

Resident Coach
(248) 760-4843

Zuzanna is a 5-time Polish Ladies Senior champion, 5-time World competitor and 1992 Olympic Team competitor. She has been a Resident coach since 1998 and is National, International and World level coach.

Lori Pesta

Resident Coach
(248) 880-8358 |

Lori is a former Disney on Ice principal solo and pair understudy. She has over 20 years of coaching experience through senior moves and freestyle. She enjoys developing skaters at all ages and levels.

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