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Bob Boughner
President & Head Coach

Bob Boughner returns for his eighth season as President of the Windsor Spitfires and his sixth as Head Coach. Boughner led the team to consecutive MasterCard Memorial Cup and Rogers OHL Championships during the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 seasons, when the Spitfires became the eighth team in CHL history to win back to back MasterCard Memorial Cup Championships.

Boughner earned consecutive CHL and OHL Coach of the Year awards in the 2007-2008 and 2008-2009 campaigns, becoming the first Head Coach in CHL history to have won two CHL Coach of the Year and MasterCard Memorial Cup championships.

He also led Canada's Under-18 National squad to the gold medal at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in the Czech Republic. 

Boughner headed a new ownership group which purchased the team in February of 2006, after retiring from a professional hockey career that spanned 10 seasons and 630 games. Boughner also served as the Executive Vice-President of the NHLPA Players Association from 2003 through 2006.

Boughner served as an Assistant Coach with the Columbus Blue Jackets during the 2010-11 season.

Bob lives in Tecumseh with his wife Jennifer and children Brady, Molly, Emma and Lola.

 

Warren Rychel
Vice President & General Manager

Warren Rychel is entering is his eighth season as Vice-President and General Manager with the Windsor Spitfires. He was the architect of Windsor’s consecutive MasterCard Memorial Cup and Rogers OHL Championship performances in the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 seasons.

Rychel was named OHL Executive of the Year in 2008-2009.

Prior to joining Bob Boughner and Peter Dobrich in purchasing the franchise back in 2006, Rychel worked as a Professional and Amateur Scout with the Phoenix Coyotes for five years.

Rychel's own career spanned 10 NHL seasons, which included winning the 1996 Stanley Cup as a member of the Colorado Avalanche and a Turner Cup Championship with the IHL's Indianapolis Ice in 1990.

Rychel had the pleasure of playing with some of the top NHL players of all-time: Wayne Gretzky, Jari Kurri, Peter Forsberg, Joe Sakic, Patrick Roy, Paul Kariya, Teemu Selanne, Mats Sundin and Doug Gilmour among them.

Rychel was elected to the Essex County Sports Hall of Fame in 2012.

He lives in Tecumseh with his wife Denise and children Kerby, Maddux and Kendall.

Stephen Savage
Ownership Group

Stephen is a partner at Cypher Systems Group and enters his first season as a member of the Spitfires ownership group. He lives in Lakeshore with his wife Kelly and is a proud father Andrew and Christie.

 

John Savage
Ownership Group

John is a partner at Cypher Systems Group and enters his first season as a member of the Spitfires ownership group. He lives in Lasalle with his wife Margaret and is a proud father to Ben, Jonathon and Nathan.

 

Brian Schwab
Ownership Group

Brian is a partner at Cypher Systems Group and enters his first season as a member of the Spitfires ownership group. He lives in Windsor with his wife Lisa and is a proud father to Hannah, Jacob, Katie and Joseph.  

 

 

Terry Doran
Assistant GM/Head Scout

Terry Doran brings impressive credentials and a proven track record of success to his second season as Spitfires Assistant General Manager.

Doran has served as the club's Head Scout since 2005. He played a key role in helping build our consecutive MasterCard Memorial Cup championship clubs in 2009 and 2010.

Prior to joining the Spitfires, Doran was General Manager and Director of Scouting for the Sarnia Sting from 2000 to 2004. 

From 1996 to 2000, he was a full-time scout for the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes.

Steve Horne
Director of Business Development

Steve Horne enters his twenty-third season with the Windsor Spitfires, working in various business capacities with the team.

Horne previously worked as an Administrative Assistant with the Oshawa Generals from 1989 to 1991 and was a member of the 1990 OHL & Memorial Cup Champion Generals team. 

Horne joined the Spitfires in 1991 as a Director of Marketing and has since been promoted to his current position as Director of Business Development. He has also served on Marketing Committees with the OHL and is currently a member of the OHL Business Development Committee. Steve was also the co-founder of the inaugural 'Focus 2000' Marketing Seminars.

He graduated from Durham College with a Diploma in Sports Administration in 1990 and currently lives in Windsor with his wife Sharon and three children, Stephanie, Samantha and Shaun.

 

Andrea Eidukas-Mooney
Office Manager

Andrea Eidukas-Mooney is in her seventh season as the team's Office Manager. Andrea graduated from the University of Windsor with a Bachelor of Commerce, Honours in Business Administration. Before obtaining this position, she worked with the Spitfires for five years in various capacities with the team. Andrea currently lives in Lakeshore.

Andrew Rowberry
Director of Corporate Partnerships and
Premium Seating

Andrew is in his sixth season with the Windsor Spitfires and his fourth as the team's Corporate Sales Executive.

Previously, Rowberry worked in the team's Premium Seating Department, where he led a successful sales and service team.

As Corporate Sales Executive, Andrew is responsible for managing relationships with sponsors and business partners, and driving brand-building initiatives through advertising sales and promotional campaigns.

Prior to joining the Spitfires organization, Rowberry was in sales and marketing management in the automotive field, serving OEM's and retailers in the U.S. and Canada.

Rowberry is a graduate of St. Clair College (Business Administration) and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Honours in Business Administration) from Northwood University in Michigan.

He lives in Windsor with his wife Pam and son Brock.

 

Beth Charron
Premium Seating Guest Services Manager

Beth recently joined the Windsor Spitfires as Premium Seating Guest Services Manager.  

Previously, Beth has worked with local businesses for over 20 years in different capacities including customer service, finance and most recently as a Human Resource Administrator.
 
Beth resides in Windsor and is married to Mike and the proud hockey mother of goalie James and their two daughters Taylor and Allie.

Felicia Krautner
Coordinator of Community Relations
and Game Operations

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Felicia enters her second season as Coordinator of Community Relations and Game Operations.

Over the last four years, she has worked in a variety of capacities with the team as: the Coordinator of the Adopt-A-School program and the Lifestyle Family Fitness program, a member of our Community and Game Operations teams. 

Felicia has worked as a volunteer at several major hockey events, including the Subway Super Series, the 2008 OHL All-Star Classic and the 2012 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, during which she was as a Facility Coordinator at the Vollmer Complex tournament site.

Felicia graduated from the University of Windsor's Kinesiology Program, with a major in Sport Management.

 

Dave Ducharme
Coordinator of Media & Public Relations

Dave Ducharme enters his second season as Coordinator of Media & Public Relations. He came to the Spitfires with more than 15 years professional media experience in the radio, TV, newspaper and new media sectors.

Dave worked for the NHL's Vancouver Canucks for two seasons from 2004 through 2006. He spent the last two seasons as the Spitfires' Web Content Producer.

Nathan Sellon
Coordinator of Fan Development

Nathan Sellon is entering his fourth season with the Windsor Spitfires as the team's Coordinator of Fan Development.

He graduated from Lambton College with a degree in Sports and Recreation Administration.

Nathan previously worked for three seasons with the Ontario Hockey League's Sarnia Sting; starting in 2007 as a game night intern and later as the team's supervisor of game night interns, Sales Associate and Marketing Assistant.

Nathan currently lives in Windsor.

 

Matt Haddad
Inside Sales/Retail Development

Matt is beginning his first season with the Windsor Spitfires as an Inside Sales/Retail Development Executive.

Matt has an extensive background in the international sporting industry. He was the Manager of Marketing & Game Operations for the Gold Coast Blue Tongues Ice Hockey team from 2010-2012, who play in Australia's semi professional league.

He has also worked in professional Rugby as Corporate Operations Supervisor for the Gold Coast Suns AFL team.

Matt has worked as a volunteer at several major events including the 2012 World Under 17 Hockey Challenge as a Game Operations Coordinator at Tecumseh Arena & the 2013 International Children's Games as the games Signage Coordinator.

Matt graduated from Griffith University in Australia with a MBA in Sport Management. He currently lives in Tecumseh.

Daniel Dobrich
Merchandise Manager

Daniel is entering his ninth season with the Windsor Spitfires, and his second as Merchandise Manager for the club. Daniel worked in various capacities in the merchandise department during past years, and was vital in the organization and execution of the Tim Horton’s Memorial Cup Tour of Champions in 2009 and 2010. Daniel currently lives in Lakeshore.

 

Lynne Rozario
Director, Premium Seating

Lynne enters her sixth season with the Windsor Spitfires, managing the accounts of Premium Seating members.

Before moving to Windsor for the position, Lynne worked in the Ontario Hockey League for 4 years in game operations and special event coordination. She is an honours graduate of Lambton College's Sports & Recreation Facility Administration Program and lives in Windsor.

 

Darren Alexander
Game Day Staff
Michael Anderson
Game Day Staff
Jason Barsotta
Game Day Staff
Evan Bett
Game Day Staff
Karl Bierworth
Game Day Staff
Derek Bornath
Game Day Staff
Mitchell Brandner
Game Day Staff
Ken Bruce
Game Day Staff
Dean DiPaolo
Game Day Staff
Daniel Dobrich
Game Day Staff
Stephanie Dupuis
Game Day Staff
Bill Green
Game Day Staff
Caitlin Green
Game Day Staff
Ryley Gwilliam
Game Day Staff

Erika Harnish
Game Day Staff

Ashley Hutchinson
Game Day Staff
Andrew Jones
Game Day Staff
Marty Kerester
Game Day Staff
Mark Knight
Game Day Staff 
Grant Koekstat
Game Day Staff
Gord Krautner
Game Day Staff
Tom Labonte
Game Day Staff/DJ
Vince Liburdi
Game Day Staff 
Evan Matthias
Game Day Staff
Jillian Parent
Game Day Staff
John Parsons
Game Day Staff

Zach Potvin
Game Day Staff

Stan Robak
Game Day Staff
Dave Rudge
Game Day Staff
Scott Schneider
Game Day Staff 
Graham Smith
Game Day Staff
Al Stevenson
Game Day Staff
Sam Uprichard
Game Day Staff
Mike Willigenburg
Game Day Staff
   
Susan Casler
Group Sales -
Devonshire Mall
Anthem Program
Tim Cornett
Photographer
Gerry Marentette
Photographer
Brock Rowberry
Photographer
Bill Smith
Photographer
 
Stu Carter
Off-Ice Official
Mike Duquette
Off-Ice Official
Doug Freeman
Off-Ice Official
Rick Gaudet
Off-Ice Official
Borden Hildenbrand
Off-Ice Official
Don Hildenbrand
Off-Ice Official
Brad Semeniuk
Off-Ice Official
Steve Silverio
Off-Ice Official
       
Domenic Panetta
Intense Media
Pat Scandale
Intense Media
Cale Best
Intense Media
Phil Diesburgh
Intense Media
Simon Giroux
Intense Media
Anthony Gomez
Intense Media
Joey Labonte
Intense Media
Gary Lafontaine
Intense Media
Amanda Panetta
Intense Media
Daniel Panetta
Intense Media
Robert Sadai
Intense Media