R.J. David, General Manager
R.J. oversees our business operations at Arkansas Skatium, including both the Ice Arena and Roller Rink. With over 18 years of hands-on experience in skating facility management, he specializes in program development, customer service, staff leadership, event coordinating, marketing strategies, public relations, and skating equipment sales. R.J. is also the Skatium’s Hockey Director.
Email R.J. for information on any skating programs or general information.
Tamara Peterson, Business Office Manager/Receptionist
Hablo español! Tamara specializes in party reservations, event planning, group rentals, and daycare activities. With over 20 years experience with this facility, she is very knowledgeable of all Skatium programs and procedures.
Email Tamara if you need information or wish to plan a Skatium event for your child or group.
Hannah King, Marketing/Operations Manager
Hannah specializes in customer service, event coordination, marketing strategies, public relations, and assists R.J. with directing the Skatium hockey program.
Amanda Griffin, Figure Skating Director
Amanda has a PSA Masters in Sports Science & Medicine. She is a USFSA Gold Medalist in Field Moves and Junior Freeskate, ISI Gold Level Judge, and Senior Skating Instructor. Amanda directs our Learn to Ice Skate and Figure Skating programs.
Email Amanda with any questions regarding our figure skating programming.
Michael Johnson, Roller Manager
Michael has over 25 years of experience in roller arenas around the south. He is a former speed skating coach and has coached not only national champions, but also world champions. Michael can repair or build any roller skate, whether it is quads or roller blades.