DRAW Professional Staff

Ice Arena Manager

Leo Faro

Leo is the newest member of the team, joining in late April 2015. Leo comes with great experience from Polar Ice Arena in North Pole. He is passionate about ice quality and creating a great experience for all users. When not in the arena, he is planning his next hunting trip or cheering his sons on at various sporting events around Alaska. He has also been known to where stripes and whistle at local hockey tournaments.

lfaro@alaska.edu

907-474-7744

 

Assistant Director of Wellness-Vacant

 

 

Director

Mark Oldmixon

Mark is responsible for supervision of the entire department; SRC, Outdoor Adventures, Patty Pool, Patty Ice and Outdoor Ed Center.

mtoldmixon@alaska.edu

907-474-5886

 
 
 

Outdoor Adventures Assistant Coordinator 

Christian Mogensen

Christian is in charge of climbing programs at Outdoor Adventures. He started out volunteering for OA in 2012, and has worked his way up through the program to Assistant Coordinator. Born and raised in the flat country of Denmark, Christian now loves spending time in the mountains, and is passionate about all types of climbing. In addition to working at OA, he's also a master's student in the Northern and Arctic Studies program at UAF. 

cgmogensen@alaska.edu

907-474-6027

 
 
 

Business Manager-Vacant

 

 

Ice Arena Supervisors

The Ice Arena Supervisors are in charge of general day to day operations at the Patty Ice Arena. This includes monitoring all the public skating session; checking out locker rooms and answering questions for all the various hockey organizations during games, practices, and private rentals; sharpening skates; and driving the Zamboni to maintain the best ice in town.

 

Teresa Shannon

Teresa is in charge of the Learn to Skate Program, as well as other various graphic design tasks.

 

Graduate Assistants

 

 

 
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