Born and raised in Alberta, Sandy has spent the last 4 years prior to RHA coaching the CFR Bison AAA midget team in the AMHL. He has been to the Alberta final the last 3 years and has one appearance at Telus Cup national championship. He has been a WHL scout (Red Deer) for the last 4 years, a defense skills coach in Jr. A for last 6 years and spent 2 years as a player rep for a large sports management company. Both his sons played in the WHL, one is still playing pro, having lots of experience from the parent side as well. Sandy spent the last 10 years operating his own defense skills clinic in Alberta. He is extremely excited to be a part of the RINK Hockey Academy staff.