President

Name – Craig McGee
Professional or other relevant expertise – President of Home Building Company, Stonehenge Homes Inc.  Bachelor of Education degree from McGill University.
Years as SMHA Member – 10 years.
Volunteer Roles SMHA – President of the Board for 2 years.  Head coach or assistant coach on 12 teams.  On-ice evaluations lead multiple times.  Evaluator multiple times.
Other Volunteer Roles – Coached youth soccer and lacrosse for multiple years.
Current Role with SMHA – President of the Board
Player’s Age Group – U13, U18


Name – Melanie Spagrud
Professional or other relevant expertise –CPA, CMA, Bachelor of Administration, University of Regina
Years as SMHA Member – 10 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA –  Registrar – 1 year, Assistant Registrar – 2 years, Age Group Registrar – 4 years; Age Group Communications Coordinator – 4 years (Novice, Atom, PeeWee); Governance Director (invited guest on Board)  – 2 years (roles included research/writing policies and procedures, information manuals, board restructure and roles & responsibilities; Team Manager – 4 years
Other Volunteer Roles – Springbank Community High School, School Council – Chair (1 year); Athletic Representative (5 years), Girls’ Rugby Team Manager & Tournament Coordinator (5 years),   Special event lunch coordinator (5 years), Spirit Wear merchandising & sales (3 years),  Springbank Middle School –  School Council – Chair (3 years); Treasurer (9 years); Grade 8 Farewell Chair (1 year), Committee (2 years), École Elbow Valley Elementary – School Council – Treasurer (11 years), MusicFest Ticketing (8 years), Springbank Playschool – Treasurer (4 years), Canadian Parents for French, Springbank Chapter – Treasurer (5 years), Catholic Women’s League – St. Peter’s Parish – President (2 years); Treasurer (4 years); Past President (2 years), St. Michael’s Catholic Community – Director of Organization (3 years); Treasurer (3 years), Rodeo Ridge Condo Association – Treasurer (10 years), Rangers Soccer Club – Team Manager (7 years), Calwest Baseball – Team Manager (3 seasons)
Current Role with SMHA –  In 2019-20 I was Team Manager and I am currently seeking election to the SMHA Board as President
Player’s Age Group – U15


Vice President 1

Name – Eric Nicholson
Professional or other relevant expertise – Senior Manager, IT.  Leadership and communication responsibilities in large oil and gas organizations
Years as SMHA Member – 9 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Head Coach/Assistant Coach on 12 teams, Assistant Age Group Coordinator (Peewee), PPP Volunteer, Communications Coordinator, Director Communications
Other Volunteer Roles – Communications Coordinator, Age Group Coordinator, Calwest Baseball
Current Role with SMHA – Director Communications
Player’s Age Group – U11, U15


Name – John Taylor
Professional or other relevant expertise – Owner, Vice President of a Medium Size Oil & Gas Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management Company in Western Canada. Owner of a Natural Gas Distribution Construction Company in Lima, Peru.
Years as SMHA Member – 11 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Team Manager, Assistant Coach and Head Coach, Player Placement Program Evaluator – 5 years.
Other Volunteer Roles – Previously: Coach Calwest Baseball, Kinsmen Club of Canada volunteer, Rodeo & Night show volunteer, Miscellaneous school volunteer activities.
Current Role with SMHA – Midget 1 & Bantam 3 assistant coach, PPP Evaluator Midget & Bantam.
Player’s Age Group – U18


Vice President 2

Name – Michael Masse
Professional or other relevant expertise – Superintendent Alberta, Construction Ovintiv Corporation,  MSc. In Organizational Leadership
Years as SMHA Member – 7 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Head Coach, Assistant Coach, PPP Volunteer, Age group coordinator 4 years, Director at large
Current Role with SMHA – Director at Large
Player’s Age Group – U11, U13


Name – Peter Trutina
Volunteer Roles SMHA – SMHA Registrar For 2 Years, SMHA Assistant Registrar 2 Years, Chair Bantam Provincial Championship, Chair Midget Provincial Championship, 2x Co-Age Group Coordinator, 4x Head Coach, 19x Assistant Coach, 3 x Team Manager, 3x Team Tournament Coordinator, 10 Years Player Placement Program Evaluator
Professional or other relevant expertise – Vice President, Land Development for Truman Homes and Truman Development Corporation.  A home builder and land developer in the Greater Calgary Region.
Years as SMHA Member – 15 years.
Other Volunteer Roles – Formerly: 2 Years Springbank Park For All Season Board Director, 3x Assistant Coach Calwest Baseball, 1x Head Coach Springbank Community High School Senior Varsity Volleyball
Current Role with SMHA – Member, On-Ice Helper
Player’s Age Group – U18


Secretary

Name  – Laura F
Professional or other relevant expertise – CEO of Fusion Family Fitness, Nutritionist, Bachelor of Commerce from University of Calgary
Years as SMHA Member – 8 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA –  Team Manager, Team Tournament Coordinator, Team Social Coordinator, PPP Food Coordinator
Other Volunteer Roles – Communications Coordinator Assistant – Managed SMHA Website for 2 years
Current Role with SMHA – Secretary
Player’s Age Group – U13, U15


Treasurer

Name – David Simpson
Professional or other relevant expertise – CA(CPA) / Director of Tax in large oil and gas organization.
Years as SMHA Member – 9 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Assistant Coach, Team Manager, Team Treasurer,  PPP Volunteer (on-ice help & data analysis for various age groups/years), Treasurer (7 yrs)
Other Volunteer Roles – Assistant coach (Soccer), Team Manager (NWCAA), Assistant Coach (Spring Hockey)
Current Role with SMHA – Treasurer (Director)
Player’s Age Group – n/a


Name – Rosemary Parker
Professional or other relevant expertise – CPA, CGA, CFO for a Manufacturing and Import Car Dealership Group., H.B. Comm
Years as SMHA Member – 8 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Referee Coordinator, Team Manager, Team Tournament Coordinator
Other Volunteer Roles – Treasurer & Secretary, The Ranchmen’s Club; Treasurer, Cougar Ridge Residents Association
Current Role with SMHA – Referee Coordinator
Player’s Age Group – U11, U18


Registrar

Name – Grant Pellegrin
Professional or other relevant expertise – Electricity Professional, BA Economics, Board member of multiple industry associations,
Years as SMHA Member – 8 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA –  2 years Director at Large, Head Coach/assistant coach on 13 teams, age group coordinator,  Assistant Age Group Coordinator, PPP Evaluator and On Ice
Other Volunteer Roles – soccer coach
Current Role with SMHA – Director at Large
Player’s Age Group – U11, U13


Director at Large (4 Positions)

Name – Jeff Hill
Professional or other relevant expertise – Mechanical Engineer, Coached Professionally in the US and Canada, Edge School Lead Hockey Instructor 2002-2005
Years as SMHA Member – 9 years.
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Board member for 2 years.  Head coach or assistant coach on 10 teams.  On-ice evaluations lead multiple times.  Board Liaison for the SPFAS.
Other Volunteer Roles – Coached youth Lacrosse for multiple years.  SPFAS Board member and Ops Committee.
Current Role with SMHA – Director
Player’s Age Group – U13, U15


Name – Derek Keller
Years as SMHA Member – 8
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Novice Age Group Coordinator, Head Coach, Assistant Coach, Assistant Age Group Coordinator, SMHA Novice representative for Hockey Calgary 1/2 ice implementation
Other Volunteer Roles – Board of Director Calgary Boys FastPitch
Current Role with SMHA – Novice Age Group Coordinator
Player’s Age Group – U9, U11, U13


Name –  Trevor Winkler
Professional or other relevant experience – CPA (CA), Managing Partner of Calgary Region for a National Accounting Firm
Years as SMHA Member – 5
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Assistant coach / co-coach
Other Volunteer Roles –  Member of SAIT Accounting Program Advisory Council, President U of S Huskie Hockey Scholarship Foundation
Current Role with SMHA – Member
Player’s Age Group – U11


Name – Gus Morfessis
Years as SMHA Member – 6 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Assistant Coach, On Ice Help
Other Volunteer Roles – 9 Years serving on the Hellenic Community Board as a director and Vice President. Coach Calwest baseball
Current Role with SMHA – Member
Player’s Age Group – U11, U13


Name – Mark Connors
Years as SMHA Member – 15 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Junior C Coordinator, Head Coach, Coach Development Coordinator, 1st VP, Director at Large
Other Volunteer Roles – Coach Soccer and Ringette
Current Role with SMHA – Junior C Coordinator
Player’s Age Group – U15, U21


Name – Mike Bowie
Years as SMHA Member – 6 years
Volunteer Roles SMHA – Assistant Coach Bantam 1
Other Volunteer Roles – Springbank Park For All Seasons (past)
Current Role with SMHA – Member
Player’s Age Group – U18


Name – Jason Martin
Years as SMHA Member – 20 + years/ currently no children playing in SMHA
Volunteer Roles SMHA –AGC Atom/PW/Midget.
Other Volunteer Roles – SMHA President & Past President 8 years. SMHA advisor  & HC liaison. 2015 Content advisor “respect in sport”/ former HC level 3 official
Current Role with SMHA –none
Player’s Age Group – n/a


 

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