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BMVFSC's Professional Coaching Staff



Dawn Anderson

Personal Achievements
* Gold Medalist in Pairs / National and International Competitor
* 4 time Upper Great Lakes Champion in pairs / 4 time Midwestern Champion in pairs
* 4 time National competitor in pairs / Olympic Sports Festival competitor in pairs
* Member of the North Starlettes and Minneapolis precision teams 

Professional Background
* Coaching since 1985
* PSA and USFS member / certified professional qualified to coach at all skating events
* Basic Accreditation / Registered Freestyle / Registered Field Moves
* Teaching numerous students ages 2 through adult, up through Gold Level
* Teaching students dance since 2006, up through Pre-Silver Level 
* Local, Regional and National Competition Coach
* Involved in direction and production of numerous ice shows / Co-founded Autumn Skate Fest 
* Director of Learn To Skate program for Burnsville and assisted in setting up the current curriculum
* Teach all levels of Freestyle, Field Moves, and Choreography and group instruction

Contact Dawn Anderson



Jenna Goecke

Personal Achievements

  • U.S. Figure Skating Gold Medalist in Freestyle, Moves and Dance
  • Four International Dances
  • Member of Capital Ice Chips Intermediate Synchro Team, Bismarck, ND 2003-2011
  • National Competitor, Capital Ice Chips Intermediate Synchro Team, Bismarck, ND
  • Member of Haydenettes Senior Synchronized Skating Team, Lexington, MA, 2011-2012
  • Senior National Champion and Senior World Bronze Medalist, Haydenettes Senior Synchronized Skating Team
  • Member of Team North Dakota Collegiate Synchronized Skating Team, Grand Forks, ND, 2013-2015
Professional Background
  • Coaching since 2010
  • Member of USFSA and PSA
  • Bismarck Figure Skating Club, Bismarck, ND, individual and synchro coach
  • Northern Lights Figure Skating Club, East Grand Forks, MN, individual coach
  • National Coach, Team North Dakota, assistant coach 2014-2016
  • Head Coach, Team Velocity, BMVFSC, Burnsville MN

Jenna's hometown is Bismarck, ND. Jenna attended Universtiy of Massachusetts - Lowell for two years and graduated from the University of North Dakota with a doctorate in physical therapy.  She is currently employed as a pediatric physical therapist for Park Nicollet Health Services. In addition to skating, Jenna enjoys running and yoga. She is currently in teacher training with CorePower Yoga to become a certified yoga instructor. 

Contact Jenna Goecke


Brianna Jones

Personal Achievements

  • USFSA Gold medalist in freestyle and moves in the field
  • State and Regional medalist
  • Collegiate National competitor
  • Sectional and National Adult competitor

Professional background

  • Member of PSA and USFSA
  • Coaching since 2007
  • Specializing in freestyle, moves in the field and choreography and group instruction for skaters of all levels

Contact Brianna Jones

Loni Keenan
 
Personal Achievements
  • USFS Gold Medalist
  • Regional Competitor
  • Member of Braemarettes Precision Skating Team

 

Professional Background

  • Member of USFSA
  • PSA Instructor
  • Basic Written accreditation rated
  • Teach all levels of Freestyle, Moves in the Field, Choreography, and Group Instruction.
  • Coaching since 1982
  • 30 Years teaching experience (29 years at Burnsville)
  • Have taught numerous students through the USFS Gold Medalist Level
  • Have taught 16 skaters from the USFS Pre-Pre through the Gold Medalist level
  • Regional Competition Coach
  • Involved in the production, direction and implementation of numerous club skating shows
  • Involved in many Figure Skating projects throughout the Twin Cities area.
  • Have taught skaters in Iceland for the Icelandic Figure Skating Federation

Contact Loni Keenan



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Davina Nelson
 
Personal Achievements
  • U.S. Figure Skating Gold Medalist in Freestyle and Figures / Pre-Gold in Dance
  • Upper Great Lakes Competitor and finalist
  • Member of the North Starlettes precision team
  • Skated with BMVFSC since 1980
 
Professional Background
  • Member of USFSA and PSA / Previously rated with the PSA Coaching since 1987
  • Certified professional qualified to coach at all skating events
  • Coached skaters through senior test level
  • Director and Co-Director experience with Impressions on Ice
  • Coached all levels: beginner to senior level in freestyle, field moves along with choreography, on ice workouts and group instruction

Contact Davina Nelson




Amy Williams

Personal Achievements
USFS Gold medalist in Freestyle and Moves in the Field
ISI Freestyle 8
Regional competitor
Member of Team Braemar synchronized skating team

Professional Background
Member of PSA and US Figure Skating
Member of Learn to Skate USA
Co-Head Coach of District 196 Icettes Figure Skating Team
Coaching since 2004
Local, state and regional competition coach
Assistant and Head Coach of synchronized skating teams in Mankato and Burnsville
Burnsville Learn to Skate Instructor
Teaches all levels of freestyle, field moves, choreography and group instruction


Contact Amy Williams