Meet the Hockey Operations Team

Promote hockey as a means of providing an enjoyable and rewarding learning experience for players, to improve and maintain their fitness level and to lead an active life. 

Provide opportunities for players to learn the fundamental skills of hockey and acquired sport skills that will be the cornerstone of their future athletic development.

Promote and develop sportsmanship, fair play, pride, self worth and confidence and learn life skills by participating in an organized team sport activity. 

Provide opportunities for coaches to improve their skills and abilities to teach players and become role models in the community.

Offer Minor Hockey Players the opportunity to participate in a recreational hockey program by operating the Wood Buffalo Hockey League from Initiation to Midget, ensuring all players have an equal opportunity to participate, play and develop their skills.

Establish and enforce policies, procedures and rule governing the operations of all Minor Hockey in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

Roland Saunders

Director, Discipline


Heather Tallack

Director, U7 (Initiation)

Dan Stuckless

Director, U13 (Peewee)


Barb Fitzpatrick

Director, Inclusive

Carlene Heath

Director, U9 (Novice)

Kailee Kopetski

Director, U15 (Bantam)

Lynn Tomilinson

Director, Budgets

Kathy Locken

Director, U11 (Atom)

Don Metz

Director, U18 (Midget)


Barb Power

Director, Mangers


Earle Luj

Director, Equipment