brad chartrand, former nhl player
Brad is originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada and played Youth Hockey in the Manitoba Hockey Association. He was captain of the Purolator Cup Canadian Championship team as a Bantam and Bronze Medalist for Team Manitoba at the Canada Winter Games as a Midget. He played his College Hockey at Cornell University and captained the ECAC Championship team in 1996, receiving Ivy League Player of the Year honors. After graduation, Brad was a member of the Canadian Olympic/National Hockey Team from 1996-1998, serving as captain in 1998 where he was part of the Spengler Cup Championship Team and World Championship Team. Brad followed his amateur hockey career by playing 5 seasons with the Los Angeles Kings, playing over 200 games in the National Hockey League. Brad continues to be an active member of the National Hockey League Players Association and has dedicated the last 5 seasons to coaching various levels of Mite, Squirt and PeeWee hockey.
brad shaver, uSPHL 18U North Champs/ All-star Coach
Brad was born and raised in Kingston Ontario where he played his youth hockey as well Junior, 1989-1992 Kingston Voyageurs OJHL. He played four years at Elmira College graduating in 1996 as the captain and Senior All-star. Brad then played Two Seasons with Tilburg and participated in two European Cups. From there Brad played for Crimmitchau in Germany before returning to the states. He finished his career with Adirondack Ice hawks of the UHL.
Brad began his coaching with Skidmore College where he served as an Assistant.
He then coached Junior Hockey with the Albany Junior River Rats winning a national Championship in 2006. Brad started the CP Dynamo in 2008 and since then has won 4 state Championships with 18U and been to the National Tournament 4 times. Brad is a 6th grade Special Education Teacher at Shenedehowa Central Schools in Clifton Park NY. Brad Currently resides in Glens Falls NY. He has twin daughters, Gabrielle and Madeline (15) and a son, Colton (11).
Kayley Romano, arena manager
Kayley Romano is the manager of the ice arena and a on-ice instructor for Capital Hockey Academy. She grew up in Florida and attended prep school at Northwood in Lake Placid, NY for 2 years. Kayley played for the Boston Shamrocks JWHL from 2012-13. She then played NCAA Division 3 for Manhattanville while obtaining the title as Captain her junior and senior year. Throughout college, she managed to qualify for the ECAC East Academic Team and the NEHC All Academic Team. Her professional career includes being able to teach all levels of skaters. In her spare time, she likes to play with her 12 year old black lab, Sidney.