Rod, who hails from Lethbridge, Alberta, enters his fourth season with the Ice Flyers after re-assuming the head coaching duties on Feb. 14, 2017. The 2014 and 2016 SPHL President’s Cup champion, Rod returns after a stint coaching the ECHL’s Norfolk Admirals and then serving as a scout for the Edmonton Oilers.
Rod returns to Pensacola as the winningest coach in franchise record with a 101-51-16 record. He was named the Superior International Junior Hockey League Coach of the Year in both 2011-12 and 2012-13 as well as the SPHL Coach of the Year in 2013-14.
VP, Corporate Fulfillment
Brittany is entering her fourth season with the Ice Flyers. Originally from Pensacola, she went on to attend the University of Florida, earning a degree in Recreation, Parks and Tourism with a specialization in Recreation and Event Management. While in school, she gained her first experience in sports by working in guest relations for the Florida baseball team. Brittany moved to Washington, DC in 2010 to intern with the Legg Mason Tennis Classic and the National Park Service. Upon returning to Pensacola, she worked in Community Relations and Promotions for the inaugural season of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. In her spare time, Brittany enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Director of Ticket Sales
Brittainy was born and raised in Pensacola and graduated from Pensacola State College with a B.S. in Organizations Administration in 2013. She is entering her second season with the Ice Flyers after serving as the team’s Group Sales Manager during the 2014-15 season. From 2012 to 2014 she served as an Assistant Athletic Coordinator for PSC and from 2012 to 2015 she was PSC’s Assistant Softball Coach. She has also worked for Smoothie King as a Marketing Director in 2015 and early 2016. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her dog, Maximus.
Group Sales Manager
Mitch is in his second season with the Ice Flyers, after serving as the teams Merchandise Manager for the 2015-16 season. Mitch is currently a senior at the University of West Florida, majoring in Management with a minor in Marketing. Originally from Fairfax, Va., Mitch has called Pensacola home since 2013. During his free time, he enjoys playing golf, going to the beach, watching Washington D.C. sports teams, and spending time with family and friends.
Jen enters her fifth season as the Ice Flyers’ athletic trainer. She is employed by Select Physical Therapy, working mainly with the Ice Flyers and the Blue Wahoos. Originally from Wisconsin, Jen has most recently worked for 6 years with a NAHL Junior A hockey team in Owatonna, MN. Prior to that, she worked for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire working with a variety of sports. Jen is very excited to be working with her two favorite sports at the professional level. In her free time Jen enjoys yoga, baking, and spending time at the beach.
|Mark “Bonez” Bradtmueller
Bonez is in his fifth season with the Ice Flyers after coming to the Ice Flyers from the Fort Wayne Komets.