Claude Allain – Vice-Chair at Large, Hockey Canada
Judy Bain – Branch President, Hockey Northwestern Ontario
Bill Bowman – Branch President, Ontario Hockey Federation
Michael Brind’Amour – Vice-Chair at Large, Hockey Canada
Michael Bruni – Chair, Hockey Canada
Ray Carmichael - Branch President, Hockey New Brunswick
John Clements – Director, Minor Council
Ken Corbett – Past Chair, Hockey Canada
Murray Costello – International Director/Council Member, IIHF
Gilles Courteau – Commissioner, Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Joe Drago – Vice-Chair at Large, Hockey Canada
Grant Fagerheim - Chair, Hockey Canada Foundation
Dean Filane-Figliomeni – Director, Senior Council
Jim Hornell – Executive Vice-Chair, Hockey Canada
Al Hubbs – Branch President, Saskatchewan Hockey Association
Joanne Hughes – Director, Female Council
Jean Labonté – Sledge Hockey Representative, Hockey Canada
Réal Langlais – Branch President, Hockey Quebec
Terry Ledingham – Vice-Chair at Large, Hockey Canada
Jack Lee – Branch President, Hockey Newfoundland & Labrador
Wilf Liefke - Branch President, BC Hockey
James Mays – Referee-in-Chief, Hockey Canada
Sheila-Ann Newton – Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Bob Nicholson – President and Chief Executive Officer, Hockey Canada
Caroline Ouellette – Female Athlete Representative, Hockey Canada
Karen Phibbs – Director, Junior Council
Randy Pulsifer – Branch President, Hockey Nova Scotia
Ed Pupich – Vice-Chair at Large, Hockey Canada
Barry Reynard – Director, Hockey Development Council
Gord Sherven – Male Athlete Representative, Hockey Canada
Ron Thompson – Branch President, Ottawa District Hockey Association
Rob Virgil – Branch President, Hockey Alberta
Gary Vivian – Branch President, Hockey North
Bill Whitehead - Branch President, Hockey Manitoba
Goops Wooldridge - Branch President, Hockey Prince Edward Island
The members of the Hockey Canada Board of Directors come from all walks of life and from all corners of
this country, yet they all have one thing in common: they are custodians of the game who want nothing more
than for this game to prosper. These men and women are elected by their respective branches and help develop
a comprehensive plan to grow the game on a local and national level. The Hockey Canada Board of Directors
elects officers, who are tasked with fulfilling the responsibilities of the board between meetings. The
Hockey Canada Board of Directors is comprised of volunteers who graciously devote their time and energy to
the betterment of the game of hockey from coast to coast.
Chair: Michael Bruni - Calgary, Alta.
Past-Chair: Ken Corbett - Carleton Place, Ont.
Executive Vice-Chair: Jim Hornell - Brantford, Ont.
Vice-Chair: Claude Allain - Gatineau, Que.
Vice-Chair: Michael Brind’Amour - Saint-Charles-Borromée, Que.
Vice-Chair: Joe Drago - Sudbury, Ont.
Vice-Chair: Terry Ledingham - Bon Accord, Alta.
Vice-Chair: Ed Pupich - Schumacher, Ont.
President: Bob Nicholson - Calgary, Alta.
||Past Boards of Directors
Minor Council: John Clements – New Glasgow, P.E.I.
Senior Council: Dean Filane-Figliomeni – Thunder Bay, Ont.
Hockey Development Council: Barry Reynard – Kenora, Ont.
Female Council: Joanne Hughes – Cole Harbour, N.S.
Junior Council: Karen Phibbs – London, Ont.
Referee-in-Chief: James Mays – Prince Albert, Sask.
2009-2011 Board of Directors
2007-2008 Board of Directors
2005-2007 Board of Directors
2003-2005 Board of Directors
2001-2003 Board of Directors
2000-2001 Board of Directors
1999-2000 Board of Directors
1998-1999 Board of Directors
Living Life Members
Deceased Life Members
The Hon. Hanson T. Dowell Q.C.
Dr. W.G. Hardy
The Hon. Justice J.J. Kryczka
Capt. Jas T. Sutherland