Date of Birth: May 12, 1956
Teaching / Coaching Experience:
- 33 years experience coaching/choreography figure skating National, World and Olympic levels.
- 1978-2000: Ussr/Russia coach.
- Former students: Irina Lobatcheva, Ilia Averbukh, Ekaterina Davidova, Roman Kostomarov,Maxim Stavitskiy, Oksana Potdykova, Denis Petukhov, Anna Semenovitch, Vladimir Fedorov, Olga Ganicheva, Maxim Katchanov, Nikolay Morozov, Svetlana Kulikova, Arseniy Markova, Vitaly Novikov.
- 2001-present: USA coach and choreographer.
Students include Evan Lysacek, Melissa Gregory & Denis Petukhov, Meghan Hyatt, DeeDee Leng, Gracie Gold.
- National, World and Olympic coach and choreographer.
- Specialized Physics and Mathematics High School – diploma
- Architectural studies undergraduate – 4 years
- Dnepropetrovsk State Institute of Physical Culture – degree
Interesting / Fun Facts:
- I love being Gregory Epstein’s dad.