Figure Skating Coaching Staff
Dawn HarterHead Coach
College: Liberty University
Start Date: 8-1-12
Dawn Harter is the Head Figure Skating Coach for both the developmental and competitive teams. In addition, Dawn instructs community figure skaters through private lessons and learn to skate classes.
Dawn received her BA in Elementary Education from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky with a minor in French. In 1990, Dawn received an MEd in Learning Disabilities/Reading Specialist from Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Dawn has enjoyed skating from the age of four years old. Dawn was able to rekindle this passion when moving to Lynchburg in 2001 with the ice rink opening shortly after in 2006. Dawn holds her PSA and USFSA credentials with CER A certification.
Dawn is originally from White Rock, BC, Canada and moved to Lynchburg from Winter Park, Florida. Dawn currently resides in Concord, Virginia with her husband Gerry and three kids: Gerry Jr. ’17 who is pursuing Criminal Justice at Liberty, Sibylle ’19 a sophomore at Liberty in the Nursing program and her youngest Marissa who is entering 10th grade.