Skate Canada Prince Edward Island
P.E.I. Section Canadian Figure Skating Association was established in 1974 as a section, prior to which time, PEI was a region of New Brunswick Section. The section was incorporated on August 18, 1983.
Skate Canada PEI now consists of nine clubs and one skating school covering the Island, and has approximately 2,000 members. These clubs are all represented on the Skate Canada PEI Board of Directors, which is run by volunteers who contribute countless hours for the benefit of the sport and its athletes of all ages and abilities.
Executive Director - Kristen MacDonald
Kristen holds a Sport Management (honours) degree from Brock University and a Human Resources Management with honours certificate. With a continuous passion in skating, she holds a Provincial Coach certification. Her previous experience as the General Manager for PacificSport Northern BC from 2008-2012 allowed her to build strong community relationships and grow an organization’s vision in sport development, sport excellence and coach development. In 2013, Kristen joined the City of Hamilton as a Sports Specialist where she co-lead the creation of the first community-focused Physical Literacy Summit in Canada. Kristen moved to Prince Edward Island in April 2017 with her family. She was the Games Manager for the 2018 Special Olympics Canada Bowling Championships and currently works with them as a Community Engagement Specialist.