Staff listed alphabetically by last name
 
 
Alyssa Hankins
Coach
  • Gold Moves in the Field 2010
  • Solo Gold Dance 2015
  • Oakland University Figure Skating Club 2014-2019; Served as President 2017-2019
  • Student at Oakland University; Majoring in Elementary Education
  • Before Alyssa began coaching she was an active ice captain in PHFSC for roughly 8 years, then began mentoring to become a Junior Coach. She was hired as a Junior Coach for 2 years before being hired as a Coach at PHFSC in 2013. 
  • Regional Competitor 2008-2016; Final Rounds 2014; Third Place 2015
  • Edith Scheonrock Award Recipient 2014
  • Michael Kettlewell Spirit Award Recipient 2011
  • Alyssa loves to choreograph artistic and light entertainment programs.

Kim Kirkendall

Coach
  • PHFSC member since 1974
  • USFSA Gold Medal in Dance
  • CFSA Gold Medal in Dance
  • Started coaching with PHFSC in 1988
  • 2011 Basic Skills Director - to present Learn to Skate Director
  • Current PHFSC Club Manager
  • Ice Show Co-Director of 25+ years and current Ice Show Co-Director/Choreographer
  • 2002 to present Ice Show Costume Director
  • 2000 to present PHFSC Club Competition now the William E. Gilbert Sr. Memorial Club Competition Co-Director
  • 1987 Winner of the Edith Scheonrock Award

Patrice Lottner

Coach
  • PHFSC member since 1970
  • USFSA Pre-Gold Medal in Dance
  • USFSA 7th Figure and Freestyle Test (Junior)
  • Coached skating for 40 years
  • Directed many PHFSC Ice Shows
  • Middle School Teacher (17 years)
  • Associate’s Degree from SC4
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education
  • Math Major from Wayne State University
  • Master’s Degree in The Art Of Education from Marygrove University

Sandy Magneson

Coach
  • PHFSC member since 1966
  • USFSA Gold Medal in Dance
  • CFSA Gold Medal in Dance
  • 7th and Freestyle Test (Junior)
  • Coached skating for 25+ years
  • Managed a Spring and Summer Skating School
  • Directed many PHFSC Ice Shows
  • Retired Middle School Teacher (27 years of teaching)
  • Associate’s Degree from SCCCC
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Oakland University
  • Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Michigan State University

Scott Magneson
Coach
  • Scott, met his wife, Sandy (see above), when he began skating as a teenager
  • He progressed very fast and passed 5 Gold tests – Gold Dances in both USA and Canada, Gold Freestyle, Gold Figure, and Gold Free Dance
  • Also passed 4 International Dances
  • Over 42 years teaching with PHFSC which includes the honor of coaching every current PHFSC coach
  • Over 70 Gold tests passed from students with students’ medals earned in Figure, Dance, Freestyle and Pairs at the Midwestern Sectional Competition and at Nationals and Canadians
  • Also taught at Plymouth FSC, Fraser FSC, Sarnia FSC and Pointe Edward FSC
  • Retired Art Teacher from PHASD (25 years of teaching) holding a Masters plus 30, a Specialist Degree in Graphic Design and Painting
  • Along with Sandy, has produced over 25 Ice Fantasies for the club, as well as cover designs for that many ice shows too
  • Designed the PHFSC’s logo and the high school team’s logo
  • 40 year alumni from the University of Michigan
  • Scott and Sandy have been married for 41 years, have two sons, and twin granddaughters who skate with the club​​​

 

 


Linda Murray

Coach

Phone: 519-330-5346
Email: [email protected]
  • Began skating in 1967
  • USFSA gold medal in dance
  • CFSA gold medal in dance
  • CFSA SR Bronze freestyle test
  • CFSA 6th figure test
  • CFSA level 1 Skills
  • CFSA Can Skate/Can Figure skate seminar instructor for 3 years
  • Began coaching 1981
  • Past Basic Skills director and Club Manager with PHFSC
  • Along with Kim Kirkendall; Linda began the Synchronicity Synchronized Skating team and coached the teams with Kim for several years
  • 37 years coaching experience
  • She has produced gold tests in Dance,  Moves-in-the-field and free style
  • Linda has coached in several clubs:  Fraser FSC [Fraser, MI], Forest FSC [Forest, ONT], Sarnia FSC [Sarnia, Ontario], Port Huron FSC and various off- season clubs
  • She has been a director for several ice shows in Canada [10] and in Port Huron [13]
  • Linda is active as an adult skater. She still enjoys going to adult dance events as an ice dancer.
  • Skated with Holiday On Ice after she graduated from high school


Tracy Slezinski
Coach
  • Gold Moves in the Field 2009
  • Solo Gold Dance 2012
  • Gold Supplemental Moves in the Field 2014
  • Senior Freestyle 2017
  • Skate Canada Solo Gold Dance 2018
  • Oakland University Figure Skating Club 2012-2013, 2014-2016
  • Bachelor of Health Science - Oakland University 2016
  • Minor in Psychology
  • Before Tracy began coaching she was an active ice captain in PHFSC for roughly 8 years, then began mentoring to become a Junior Coach. She was hired as a Junior Coach for 2 years before being hired as a Coach at PHFSC in 2013. 
  • Tracy has been a regional competitor and medaled many times.  Tracy was awarded first place in the Tri-States Senior Test Track Series.  She has also been awarded the Edith Scheonrock award through the PHFSC as well as received a gold letter achievement through USFSA.

Hannah Wallace

Coach
Phone: 810-662-1239
Email: [email protected]  

  • Gold Moves in the Field
  • Gold Freestyle
  • Professional Skater with Disney on Ice for 5 years
  • Minnesota State Medalist
  • Upper Great Lakes Regional Competitor
  • Motivating, positive, and kind
  • Hannah is a new coach for PHFSC!  She is a veteran skater and spent many years performing with Disney on Ice. Her experiences and devotion to the sport of Figure Skating make her a well-rounded coach. With a positive, kind presence, she gives young skaters a comfortable environment to grow in. She believes in keeping athletes motivated and striving for improvement. She can't wait to be a part of the Port Huron Figure Skating Club!