Figure Skating

Professional instructors available for all skill levels.

Meet our Instructors

Park Ridge Park District prides itself on the high quality of its figure skating program and instructors, anchored by our director, Chris Knierim. Chris is a Three-time United States National Pair Champion, Five-time World Championship Competitor, 2018 United States Olympic Team Member, and 2018 Olympic Team Bronze Medalist .

Read below to find out more about our instructors. Contact the Oakton office at for instructor contact information.

Oakton Edge Competitive Coaches

Alexa Knierim
Timothy LeDuc
Sean Marshinski
David Santee


Staff Skating Instructors:
  • Jadranka Andricic
  • Jacob Barnett
  • Nichole Botello
  • Michael Chapa
  • Deanna Chioros
  • Aaron Felberbaum
  • Ashley Fletcher
  • Lia Margaris
  • Emily Murdach
  • Faith Olczak