Erik is a widely respected jump coach, who specializes in pole-harness jump technique. Erik has assisted in coaching many National, International, World and Olympic level athletes and is passionate about teaching. He strives to ensure his skaters develop into the athletes they want to be. In addition to his on-ice coaching achievements, Erik has presented at Professional Skaters Association annual conferences, and has served on the Board of Directors of the Broadmoor Skating Club. He is also the owner of FigureSkating360.com, a figure skating social networking site. When Erik is not at the rink, you will find him with his three sons, Rylan, Deckard, and Kollier, playing golf, swimming, camping or enjoying just about any other outdoor activity.