JD has his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, from Marshall University. He was a starting center for the University of Maryland Baltimore County, a nationally ranked Division 1 ACHA hockey program. He has played Junior B, Tier 1 AAA, semi-professional hockey, and was an All-State and All-conference forward for the state of Ohio. He has been a professional skating coach and camp coordinator for the past 8 years. JD is passionate about coaching and training and looks forward to bringing his skills to the HIT Center!