Erika founded Stone Skating in 2001 to promote power skating programs for hockey players. She offers unique expertise with proprietary drills that increase speed, develop confidence, strength, power and agility. Erika's goal is to develop top level athletes and mentor each player to reach their goal.
Erika has 18 years of competitive figure skating training. She competed at the State, Regional and Eastern US Championship levels, with medals at the Regional level and Gold at the Empire State Games Championships. Erika is a USFS Double Gold Medalist in figures and freestyle. She has her BA in Communications from St. John Fisher and earned educational credits from PACE seminars through the Professional Skater's Association.
She has developed and worked with some of the area's best players. These players are currently playing in the NHL, National Team Development Program (NTDP), Prep Schools, Division I and III Colleges, NAHL, USHL, BCHL,OHL, Women's National Team, JR A, and JR B.
Erika has 26 years of teaching experience.