YOUTH ATLANTA MADHATTERS COACHING STAFF

TIM BROWNWELL | ASSISTANT TRAVEL CACH

Coach Tim is a Level 4 USA Hockey Coach with over 10 years of coaching experience, from youth hockey to Tier 2 Juniors (NAHL). Coach Tim, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, has played at many levels – Junior, College, ECHL and SPHL. After his playing career ended, Coach Tim began coaching in Laramie, WY in 2013. Soon there after he became Director of Player Development for the local association in Laramie, Director of Player Development for the state of Wyoming, and Assistant Director of Player Development for the Northern Plains District, all while coaching Junior Hockey. Coach Tim also works closely with USA Hockey, and is devoted to the development of youth hockey wherever he goes.

YAN KAMINKSY | YOUTH HOCKEY DIRECTOR

Coach Yan is one of the most experienced player development coaches in the Southeast. With over 20 years of coaching and leading youth teams aged 12-18 to multiple National Championships and advancing countless players to the highest levels of hockey in the country. Coach Yan’s Professional playing career includes an induction to the Russian Hockey Hall of Fame, two Gold and Silver, a World Championship with the Russian National team, and a successful NHL playing career playing with Winnipeg Jets and the New York Islanders after being drafted 99th overall in the 1991 NHL Draft.

• Penza, USSR “Dizelist”• Moscow, USSR “Dynamo”• Russian National Team• Winnipeg, Canada “Winnipeg Jets”• New York, NY, “Islanders”• Denver, COL, “Grizzlies”• Salt Lake City, UT, “Grizzlies”• Grand Rapids, MI, “Griffins”• Rauma, Finland, “Lukko Rauma”

Yan Kaminsky was inducted into the Russian and Soviet Hockey Hall of Fame in 1993.

In addition to professional team experience, he has been the recipient of many achievement awards.

RAJ KALRA | MANAGING PARTNER

Coach Raj has 30 years coaching experience at all levels of youth hockey. A native of Kanata, Ontario, Canada, Raj has spent almost two decades coaching in Atlanta and has helped develop quality hockey players and individuals in the region. Coach Raj’s philosophy is one of discipline, team work, skill development and fun. As well as a vast hockey knowledge and experience, Raj also is managing partner of StreetBridge Group. A company that owns, operates and partners with a wide variety of strategic partners to build its portfolio of companies. The company has expanded to include traditional business in food, service and office supplies, e Commerce and sports management.