ATHLETIC AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

An innovative Coaching & Hockey Operations & Technology Leader with 13+ years of diverse hockey & professional management experience culminating in 5 Championships while consistently seeking the next (2014 Olympic Gold, 2016 World Championship, 2016 World Cup, 2009 & 2011 CIS National Championships).

2021

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Innovative thinker looking to improve how organizations operate

  • Leader in planning & operations, experience in event & team planning

  • Excels in change management & modernizing workflows, processes & technology

  • Leadership experience, from managing 100+ employees at age 19 to presenting to Fortune 500 CEO’s and top professional athletes

  • Strong & diverse hockey background having worked with & presented to many of the game’s top minds

  • Adaptable and poised in high pressure environments with a demonstrated ability to multitask & problem solve

  • Professional communicator with highly developed presentation skills

  • Substantial experience in building 

  • Strong network in coaching & management

November 2020- Current

VIDEO COACH- FLORIDA PANTHERS

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June 2015- August 2020

ASSISTANT COACH- TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

Responsible for all aspects of coaching operations for the Toronto Maple Leafs coaching staff.  Additional daily duties included all 5v5 Pre-Scout, Team face-off pre scouting & meeting, individual face-off prep, & overall team preparation & statistical analysis.

  • Modernized all coaching spaces at game & practice rink including complete digitalization of all coaching surfaces. 

  • Digitalized all coaching platforms, designed & implemented digital play books, digital lineup boards & signage. Used most modern communication & coaching platforms. 

  • Led face-off planning for 2015-2020,  Top 3 NHL Face-Off team 2018-2020.

  • Assisted in all coaching special events planning including NHL Hub 2020, Training Camp 2015-2020.

August 2014- June 2015

ASSISTANT COACH- DETROIT RED WINGS

Responsible for all aspects of coaching operations for the Detroit Red Wings.  Additional daily duties included Team face-off pre scouting & meeting, individual face-off prep, & overall team preparation & statistical analysis.

  • Modernized all coaching operations including workflow & equipment for Red Wings Coaching Staff. 

  • Developed detailed shootout analysis & plan including years of NHL Data

September 2011- August 2014

MANAGER NATIONAL TEAMS VIDEO- HOCKEY CANADA

  • Managed all coaching operations & served as the video coach for the Hockey Canada Men’s High-Performance department.  Oversaw the modernization of the Hockey Canada high performance coaching and video platforms.  Worked with Steva Hockey to develop the first video on bench solution in hockey & remote TOI tracking.

  • Lead Presenter/ Organizer at 2012, 2013, 2014 Hockey Canada POE Coaching Seminar & HP1 Coaching Seminars


Events worked:
-2016 World Cup of Hockey

-2016/2014/2013/2012 Men's World Championships

-2014 Sochi Olympics- Men's Hockey
-2014/2013/2012 World Junior Championships
-2011 World Sledge Hockey Challenge
-2011 4 Nations Cup (National Women's Team)

September 2004- May 2008

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Business Administration, 

University of New Brunswick

Bilingual: English/French