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Hockey Operations & Staff

Dan Cuomo
Head Coach

Joins the Canadians after coaching in Europe for the past three decades in various capacities and at different levels of competition.

Fluent in Dutch, German and English, Cuomo has served as a head coach in the Dutch top division for 10 seasons, including winning three championships and advancing to two other league finals.

The Levack, Ont., native also coached under-20 and U-18 teams in various countries overseas.

As well he was a European scout for the Sudbury Wolves of the OHL from 2011-16.


Steve Lauzon
Assistant Coach

Steve is entering his second season on the Canadians coaching staff. He works with the forwards and assists the defence and designs and structures special teams play also. Previously Steve was an assistant coach with the NOJHL's Sudbury Jr Wolves. In 2007 Steve helped guide the Jr Wolves to a Dudley Hewitt Cup where they lost in the championship game to the Fort William North Stars in double overtime. He has also been a longtime AAA Head coach for both the Wolves and Nickel City programs. In the summer Steve runs a Player Development Company, Premier Athlete Development, that works on ice with Midget, Junior, OHL and QMJHL Players. In his spare time he likes to fish in his backyard of Lake Wanatapei.


Tim Armstrong
VP & Dir. of Hockey Ops.

(705) 690-8199

Kyle Tarini
Assistant Coach

Ginette Trottier
Athletic Trainer

Tom Bain
Athletic Trainer

Joni Barton-Bedard
Billet Coordinator