Club Coaches

Kevin Walsh

Certifications: NCCP Level 4, Seneca College Coaching Diploma
Bio: Kevin has coached over 37 years with the Mount Pearl-Paradise Skating Club at all levels of skating. Kevin has coached National and International competitive skaters. Currently Kevin coaches Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Synchro, Test and Competitive skaters. 
Daisy Power

Director of Coaching
Phone: 437-7397
Certifications: NCCP Level 2
Bio: Daisy has over 20 years experience coaching at all levels of skating. Currently Daisy coaches Pre-CanSkate, Canskate, Synchro, Test and Competitive skaters. She is currently the Director of Coaching.
Ashley Bishop
Phone: 697-6929
Certifications: Level 1 (Partial Level 2)
Bio: Four years coaching experience.
Jenna Bradley

Certifications: Club coach trained and a regional coach in training.
Bio: Jenna has passed her Gold freeskate & gold skills tests. She is eligible to coach Pre-Canskate, Canskate, Introstar, Junior & Intermediate students. She is currently a member of the Adult 1 Synchro Team.

Lori Brett
NCCP Level 3
Lori has 18 Years coaching experience. Has coached skaters/teams at the National and International Level with highlights including Junior Grand Prix events in Germany and Bulgaria. Currently teaching the CanSkate, Pre Junior, Junior, Intermediate and Senior sessions with the Mount Pearl-Paradise Skating Club.
Joanne Burry
Phone: 437-7365
Certifications: NCCP Level 2
Bio: Joanne has over 23 years experience coaching at all levels of skating. Currently Joanne coaches Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Test and Competitive skaters.
Lindsay Hillier
Phone: 691-3855
Certifications: National Coach in Training
Bio: Lindsay has coached the Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, STARSkate, CompetitiveSkate and Synchro programs for the past 10 years. As a skater, Lindsay was a competitive ice dancer and achieved Gold tests in Skating Skills and Interpretive, and Diamond ice dance. Prior to becoming a coach, Lindsay volunteered as a senior evaluator. Outside the rink, Lindsay is a science/math teacher.
Connie Morrison Email:
NCCP Level 3 (Partial Level 4), National Certified Coach
Connie has 28 years of coaching experience. She began coaching in 1987 and has coached skaters at all test and competitive levels. Her test qualifications include: Gold Free-skate, Gold Figures/Skills and Gold Dance/Jr. Competitive Dance. She also competed nationally in Novice Singles. Connie was Ontario University Coach of the Year in 1998. She is currently working with senior level star skate and competitive skaters. Outside of skating, Connie has a PhD in Education.
Meghan Murphy
Katrina-Lynn Picco Email: 
Bio: Katrina-Lynn has one year of coaching experience.  During her skating career, she completed Gold tests in Freeskate, Skills and Interpretive.  She has also won both the Provincial and Atlantic Championships.  Katrina-Lynn is eligible to coach Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Intro Star, Junior and Intermediate skaters.  
Neal Thorne
NCCP Level 3 (Partial Level 4)
Neal has 14 years coaching experience. Currently coaches Pre Canskate, CanSkate, Pre Junior, Junior, Intermediate and Senior level skaters.
Miranda Walsh Email:
Certifications: Level 1 (Partial Level 2)
Bio: Miranda has been coaching for five years with our club. She coaches Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Pre Junior, Beginner Synchro and StarSkate/Competitive skaters. During her skating career, she obtained Gold test levels in Skills, Freeskate and Dance and has competed at the national level in Synchronized Skating. Outside of the rink, Miranda has just completed a Primary/Elementary education degree with a focus in French Immersion and will start teaching this Fall.
Sarah Walsh Email:
Certifications: Club Coach Trained, Regional Coach In-training
Bio: Sarah is in her third year of coaching.  She is currently coaches Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Intro Star, and StarSkate skaters. 
Meghan White
Certifications: NCCP Level 1, Regional Certified Coach
Bio: Meghan has 2 years coaching experience.  She is eligible to coach Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Intro Star, Junior, Intermediate and Senior skaters.