WASA Mission and Philosophy
Mission: To establish an institution of distinguished National, International, World, and Olympic skating coaches aiming to promote and maintain high standards of development for figure skating athletes at all levels and disciplines.
Philosophy: To create a culture of figure skating athletic excellence by a system of structured learning to include classes of warm-up, cool down, skating skills, and off-ice dance classes in addition to individual development with personal coaching lessons.
Respects everyone & their unique approaches
Celebrates & supports success for everyone involved
Challenges & pushes everyone to reach their full potential while at the same time offering support, encouragement & care in the process
Fosters team spirit & team work as appropriate to the development of our individual skaters
Values coaches collaboration to help each skater reach their goals while at the same time respecting each primary coach’s role with the various support staff coaches
WASA Board of Directors
Christy Krall- Chairman
Tom Zakrajsek- President
Damon Allen- First Vice President
Tammy Gambill- Second Vice President
Janet Champion- Secretary
Eddie Shipstad- Treasurer
Becky Calvin- Member at Large