Club Coaches

Kevin Walsh

Senior Head Coach
Email: kevindwalsh1988@yahoo.ca
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. Kevin is currently the Head Coach of the Mount Pearl Skating Club.
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.
Ashley Bishop
Email: ashleydbishop29@gmail.com
Phone: 697-6929
Certifications: Level 1 (Partial Level 2)
Bio: Four years coaching experience.
Lori Brett
Email: loribrett@hotmail.com
Certifications: 
NCCP Level 3
Bio: 
Lori has 18 Years coaching expirence. 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
Email: jmburry@nl.rogers.com
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
Email: lindsehillier@gmail.com
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.
Meghan Murphy
Email: meghan.murphy04@gmail.com
Katrina-Lynn Picco Email: katrinapicco@gmail.com
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
Email: neal_thorne@hotmail.com
Certifications: 
NCCP Level 3 (Partial Level 4)
Bio: 
Neal has 14 years coaching experience. Currently coaches Pre Canskate, CanSkate, Pre Junior, Junior, Intermediate and Senior level skaters.
Miranda Walsh Email: miranda-walsh@hotmail.com
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.
Meghan White
Email:  me.white@hotmail.com
Certifications: NCCP Level 1
Bio: Meghan has 1 year coaching experience.  She is eligible to coach Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, Pre-Junior, Junior and Intermediate skaters.  


Associate Coaches

Connie Morrison
Email: conniemorrison@nl.rogers.com
Certifications: 
NCCP Level 3 (Partial Level 4)
Bio: 
Connie has 27 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 nationallly in Novice Singles. Connie was Ontario University Coach of the Year in 1998. She is currently working with skaters on the intermediate and senior sessions with the MPPSC. outside of skating, Connie has a PhD in Education.