KCFSC COACH - KELSEY PARKER


Kelsey N. Parker

kelsey.n.parker@gmail.com

(913) 484-3113

 

 

EDUCATION

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS                                  Ottawa University, Kansas City, KS

B.G.S. in Applied Behavioral Science                                K-6 Teaching Licensure

Specialty: Early Childhood Education                                Graduation: May 2013

Concentration: Communication Studies

Graduation: December 2009

 

SKATING EXPERIENCE

Gateway Playhouse-Christmas Spectacular, Long Island, NY - 2009

• Performed in a cast of 12 skaters including International and

World Competitors Alexa Scimeca and Derek Delmore.

• Choreographed by Sports Agent Tara Modlin (Clients- John Coughlin, Sarah Hughes and more).

• Notable Skill- Backflip

Double Gold Medalist - 2002

• Moves in the Field and Freestyle

US Figure Skating Developmental Team - 1999

• North American Challenge, Kitchner, Ontario- represted the

United States of America in Novice Pairs with partner John Coughlin.

US Figure Skating Nationals, Boston-  2001

• Novice Pairs qualifier with partner John Coughlin

US Junior Figure Skating Championship - 2000

• Intermediate Pairs, 5th with partner John Coughlin

 

RELATED COACHING EXPERIENCE

Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park, KS Fall -2009- Present

Asst. Cheerleading Coach- teaching the fundamentals of cheerleading while encouraging

teamwork, community service, self-discipline, time management, respect and school spirit.

Choreographing assembly and competition performances as well as supervising games.

Communicating with parents and teachers on a daily basis.

 

Rock Chalk Revue, Lawrence, KS Spring- 2008-Spring-2009

Director- while working with five other directors, we created a competitive thirty

minute musical that was performed at the Lied Center. The event helped raise over

$60,000 for United Way.

 

Dance City and the Spirit of Kansas, Lawrence KS Fall - 2006- 2009

Gymnastics Instructor- coaching both group and private lessons for children ages

3-16 while staying in constant communication with their parents outside of class.

 

Pepsi Ice Midwest and Fitness Center, Overland Park, KS Spring - 2003-Fall 2011

Figure Skating Instructor- coaching both group and private lessons for all ages

while staying in constant communication with their parents outside of class.

 

FAMILY HISTORY

Lorrie Parker, Mother

• ISU Championship Judge (World/Olympic), US Figure Skating International Committee Chair (2007-2010), USFS Selections

Committee Chair (2011-present)

Margrete Anne Holt, Grandmother

• World Pairs Competitor, ISU Championship Judge ‘92 Olympics, ‘94 Olympics

Hugh Graham, Uncle

• Former President of US Figure Skating

• Former USFS Hall of Fame President