Zealous Woman and Zelle Hofmann Partner Patricia St. Peter received the Professional Skaters Association's Jimmy Disbrow Distinguished Official Award for her dedication, reliability and integrity to the sport of figure skating during the U.S. Figure Skating Governing Council meeting on April 30, in Lombard, Illinois.
At the meeting, Pat was re-elected President of U.S. Figure Skating for the third year (in 2009, Pat was elected the 30th president of U.S. Figure Skating). She previously served on the U.S. Figure Skating Board of Directors as the Midwestern Vice President from 2007-2009 and as the administrative/legal group coordinator from 2005-2006. She is also a national singles/pairs judge and national referee. Pat also served on the Disciplinary Commission of the International Skating Union (2004-2006).
On the local level, Pat served as the president of the Twin City Figure Skating Association (1998-2000) and was a member of the Executive Committees for the 2008 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, 2000 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championship and 1998 ISU World Figure Skating Championships.
For additional information on Pat's award, please visit the U.S. Figure Skating website by clicking here.
About U.S. Figure Skating:
U.S. Figure Skating is the official governing body for the sport of figure skating in the United States, recognized as such by both the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the International Skating Union (ISU). As the governing body, U.S. Figure Skating's mission is to provide programs to encourage participation and achievement in the sport of figure skating.