2018-19 Capital City Vipers Hockey Leadership, Coordinators & Skills Coaches
VP of Hockey
Andy brings a wide range of hockey experience, knowledge, and focus on player development to this position. His hockey background includes playing Youth hockey, New England Prep School hockey, Junior hockey in the US and Canada as well as a bit of minor pro hockey. His coaching experience includes working with players from Mites to ACHA college hockey, working in the USHL, and running a hockey-related business on a national scale. Andy has worked with players at Tier 2, Tier 1, junior and college levels over the years in a variety of capacities. Andy will be focused on supporting all Viper coaching staffs and players in all areas of the game on and off the ice. He is very development oriented and cares about the success of every Viper player.
Jack is a former Viper player himself who brings a passion for teaching the game at this level to our organization. Jack will be supporting our Mite teams across the board, helping our coaching staffs and our youngest players build a solid foundation and passion for the game!
Squirt Travel Level Coordinator
Wayne is a Central PA native who has been involved in our hockey community in a coaching capacity since 1993. His coaching experience ranges from Mites through Midgets and includes both the tier 2 and tier 1 levels as well as coaching at the Junior and collegiate levels. Wayne brings extensive hockey knowledge and a development-oriented approach which will benefit our squirt players and coaches.
Pee Wee Travel Level Coordinator
Bantam Travel Level Coordinator
Tom is a level 5 USA Hockey coach who brings a proven track record of success and player development to the Vipers. He has coached at the travel, high school, and ACHA college level. Tom is the founder of the Vipers and brings a winning attitude and a wealth of experience to our club. In addition to his role as coordinator, Tom is also the Vipers Bantam Travel head coach.
Rec Level Coordinator
Denise is a skilled teacher who loves the game. Additionally, she is an experienced coach. Denise supports the coaching staffs and players in our rec program from squirts to midgets. Additionally, Denise is also the head coach of our midget rec team.
Drew is originally from Central PA, was a goaltender at the ACHA Division 1 college level and brings 7+ years of goalie coaching experience to our club. Drew’s focus will once again be working with our goalies both in groups as well as 1 on 1.
Kelly is an experienced skating coach both with figure skaters as well as hockey players. She works with Viper players and teams throughout the season focusing on skating technique, edge work, and power skating.