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Coaching Staff


Bonnie Lynch
Assistant Coach of Synchronized Skating at Adrian College (2015-present)

Coaching History
- Assistant Coach of Varsity Synchronized Skating Teams
- Assistant Coach of Adrian College Senior, Team USA (international medalists, competed in Italy, Sweden, Austria, Scotland, and France)
- Assistant Coach of Adrian College Collegiate (2x national medalists, multi-time sectional medalists)
- Assistant Coach of Adrian College Open Collegiate (2019 Midwestern Champions, multi-time sectional medalists)
- Assistant Coach of the Intercollegiate Figure skating team 2015-16 season
- PSA Certified Rated Synchronized Skating Coach
- Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field, Novice Freestyle, and Pre-Gold Dance

Competitive History
- Member of Team USA with Miami University Junior Varsity SST (2011-12), 7th place at Mozart Cup in Salzburg, Austria
- 3x US Synchronized Skating Champion with Miami University Collegiate Varsity SST (2013, 2014, 2015)
- Co-Captain MUCVSST (2015)
- MUJVSST Most Improved Skater (2012)

Education History
- Bachelor of Art, Miami University 2015 - Communication
- Master of Art, Siena Heights University 2018 - Higher Education Leadership


Nikki Czuhajewski
Head Coach of Figure Skating at Adrian College

US Figure Skating Triple Gold Medalist in Freestyle, MIF, and Solo Free Dance

Figure Skating
- Member of Adrian College Varsity Figure Skating Team (2015-2019)
- 2x Captain of ACVFST
- Junior Ladies Short Program, Junior Championship Ladies Freeskate, Pre-Gold/Gold Compulsory Dance, Senior Solo Free Dance, and High Team Maneuver competitor
- 6x individual event National Champion at US Intercollegiate Championships
- Most Exemplary Skater (2019, 2018)
- Rookie of the Year (2016)

- 2018 U.S. Collegiate Championships Junior Ladies Champion
- 2017 U.S. Collegiate Championships Junior Ladies Silver Medalist

- Competitor and multi-time Medalist at the National Solo Dance Championships (2012, 2013)
- Competitor and multi-time Medalist at the National Solo Dance Finals (2014, 2015)

Synchronized Skating
- Member of Adrian College Varsity Synchronized Skating Team, Senior (2015-present)
- International Medalist, represented Team USA in Italy, Sweden, Austria, Scotland, and France
- Senior Athlete of the Year Nominee (TBD Spring 2019)  
- Represented Adrian College at US Figure Skating's Elite Synchronized Skating Camp (2016)
- Most Improved Skater (2016)


Brandon Forsyth
Associate Coach, Adrian College Varsity Skating Teams

  - Associate Coach of Adrian College Varsity Synchronized Skating Teams (2014-present)
- Full time Coach at Ann Arbor FSC in Ann Arbor, Michigan
- US Figure Skating Quintuple Gold Medalist
- PSA Master Rated Moves and Dance Coach
- PSA Level IV Ranked Coach
- 2001 US Bronze Medalist (ice dance), Alternate for 2002 Winter Olympics


Jennifer Heurlin-Brenne
Pairs

- PSA Level III Ranked Coach
- PSA Ratings: Senior Freestyle, Senior MIF, Registered Group, Hockey Level I Certified
- US Figure Skating Gold Medalist in Freestyle, Pairs, MIF, and Dance plus 5 internationals
- 25+ years of coaching experience at the regional, junior national, and national level
- 1990 US Champion (Pairs - Junior), 1991 World Bronze Medalist (Pairs), 6x US Championships Competitor, 4x World Junior Team Member, 4x US Synchronized Skating Championships Competitor


Ryan Carlson
Strength and Conditioning Coach, Adrian College Varsity Skating Teams

- CrossFit Level I Certified Instructor
- CrossFit Amateur Competitor

 


Madeline Soave
Director of Cheer & Dance at Adrian College


 - Head Coach of Varsity Cheer and Dance Teams at Adrian College
- Movement/Choreography Consultant for Adrian College Varsity Skating Teams
- 3x All American athlete at Siena Heights University Dance Team
- Instructor at Encore Dance Studio in Adrian, Michigan
- 15+ years dance experience including performing with Radio Disney, Detroit Pistons' and Lions' halftime shows, The Nutcracker, and more


Jennifer Soper
Zumba

- Licensed Zumba Instructor - Jackson YMCA in Jackson, Michigan