Staff Profile

International Hockey Background
In his eighth year with the Canadian Hockey Association as Director, High Performance with the Canadian Hockey Association, Denis supervises and manages the national programs of the men's and women's teams ... Was named Team Leader of the 2002 Canadian Men's Olympic Team on November 8th, 2000 ... Team Manager for the National Junior Team for the last six years, winning gold medals in Boston and Geneva, Switzerland in 1997, a silver medal in Winnipeg in 1999 and a bronze medal in Sweden in 2000 ... In the past five years, Canada has won three World Men's Hockey Championship medals: gold in 1997, silver in 1996 and bronze in 1995 ... Team Leader with Canada's Men's Olympic Hockey Team in Nagano, Japan at 1998 Winter Olympics ... Event Manager for the 1995 World Junior Championship in Red Deer, Alberta, where Canada also won gold ... Has been involved with various National Junior Team camps since 1991 ... Team Manager for the National Under 18 team and Under 17 program from 1991 to 1996, and spent three years coordinating the cross-Canada schedule of the full-time NationalMen's Team.

Other
With Hockey Québec, Denis assumed a number of positions, including TechnicalDirector, Elite Program Coordinator, Officiating Program Coordinator and Coordinatorof Female Hockey ... First full-time employee for the Montreal Region of theQuebecIce Hockey Federation (now Hockey Québec) ... Held position from1982-1988... Technical Director for Hockey Québec, 1988-91 ... Memberof Mission Staff(Team Québec) at Canada Winter Games ... Was an AssistantCoach in Major Junior hockey in Quebec with the Laval Voisins ... Played MajorJunior A hockey in Quebec

Personal
Single ... Hometown: Montréal, QC ... Resides in Calgary, AB ... Enjoys golf and running