Figure Skating Director – At Protec Ponds, Eleanor Reiss looks to expand her teaching skills and experience while taking beginner skaters into more advanced and competitive programs. All this being done in a team setting with coaches of every level, to ensure dynamic growth in step with USFSA standards. Coach Reiss has worked with rinks in the past, most recently as Figure Skating Director, managing 12 skating coaches with responsibility for private and learn to skate activities. Her professional accolades include a double gold medal in figure and freestyle in 1982, and she was also a Canadian gold medalist. Eleanor is a USFSA and PSA member, category “A”.[br][br]E-mail Eleanor at email@example.com
Building and Ice Operations Manager, Edge 2 Edge Pro-Shop Manager – Chris has been with Protec since the summer of 2016 to which he brought over 20 years of Facility Management experience. He is a member of NEISMA (North East Ice Skating Managers Association), U.S. Ice Rink Association (formerly STAR) where he was certified as an Ice Technician in 2008, and ISI (Ice Skating Institute) where he was certified as an Arena Operator, also in 2008. Chris Morales gained a Bachelors of Construction Management at SUNY Oswego in 2004 where he also played D3 hockey as a defenseman. After graduating Chris worked for various rinks and rink management companies as an Operations Manager, Facility Manager and Zamboni Driver, and ran roller skating, hockey and figure skating programs for the boys and girls clubs in NYC. He has now taken over the building and ice operations at Protec Ponds, and takes much pride in the high standard of ice quality he has quickly achieved. New for 2019, Chris is the proud manager of Protec’s brand new Pro-Shop Edge2Edge! Stop in and get your skates worked on or sharpened, or pick up those game-day essentials. Best cut in town! [br][br]E-mail Chris at firstname.lastname@example.org
Manager of Hockey Administration, Director of Operations Protec JR Ducks
Stephen has been with Protec since April 2019 as a Manager on Duty, Now in his new role of Manager of Hockey Administration. Stephen brings years of intern experience as well as turning a rinks business around this past winter at Newport Skates in Jersey City. His Intern experiences are with organizations such as the, Monmouth County YMCA, Jersey Shore Whalers, NJ Jackals, Adirondack Thunder of the ECHL.
Stephen gained a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management with minors in Leadership and Communications at Slippery Rock University in 2018. Where he also played ACHA D1 hockey as right wing/center. Stephen was also a board member for his Sports Management Alliance. As well as a crew member for the Slippery Rock news station, WSRU-TV.
Email Stephen at Stephen@protecponds.com