President / General Manager – Jeff Chynoweth

Jeff Chynoweth has been part of the Kootenay ICE organization since its inception in October 1995.  Jeff is entering his 29th season in the Western Hockey League and 14th year as General Manager.  He was named the 2004-2005 WHL Executive of the Year and has worked in various positions throughout his tenure in the League.  Jeff and his wife Michele are the parents of two children – Courtney (21) and Ryan (20).

1986 – 1987 – Spokane Chiefs
1987 – 1988 – Medicine Hat Tigers
1988 – 1989 – Brandon Wheat Kings
1989 – 1991 – Lethbridge Hurricanes
1991 – 1995 – Red Deer Rebels
1995 – Present – Kootenay ICE




Assistant Coach - Jay Henderson

Athletic Therapist - Cory Cameron



Goaltending Coach - Mike Bergren

Director of Scouting - Garnet Kazuik

Scouting Consultant – Carter Sears

Director of Sales & Public Relations - Chris Wahl

Sales Consultant - Don MacMillan


Office Manager - Sara Jerke

Bookkeeper / Anthemist – Robin Sudo

Education Advisor - Nella Rounsville

Play-by-Play Announcer - Jeff Hollick

Skill Development Coach - Wayne Dougherty

Scouts - Peter Dubbeldam (BC), Scott Perry (BC), Dallas Thompson (BC), Wayne Dougherty (AB), Chad Harden (AB), Gregg Schaalje (AB), Ward Edwards (SK), Scott Frizzell (SK), Tim Stoll (SK / MB), Tim Schick (MB).

Club Physician - Dr. Alex Chan, Dr. Ross Dawson, Dr. Keith Lowden

Club Dentist - Dr. Chris Callen, Dr Scott Harris

Game Night Coordinator - Sherri Nelson

Off Ice Official Coordinator - John MacDonald

Public Address Announcer - Steve Russell

Music Operator - Harry Grombach

Video Operator - Brennan Weaver

Team Photographer - Chris Pullen

Club Physiotherapist - Cranbrook Physio Clinic

Off Ice Official Volunteers - Steve Chisholm, Gord Jowsey, Sandie Leslie, Jon McWhirter, Mary Hennig, Les Headrick, John Wiebe, Kjol Bjordahl, Wilf Dilling, Wayne Doll, Chris Erickson