Grant is one of the senior coaches you will see in charge of the goalie and skill development programs with Edges. He has been playing hockey since the age of 5. Grant took a different direction with his hockey career and, at a young age, strapped on the pads to tend goal. He played club hockey with the Maple Leaf Athletic Club and junior hockey with his brother, Brad, for the Edmonton Firebirds.
Grant’s coaching career started with Learn to Skate groups at the age of 13, and he has been at it ever since. He spent 5 years coaching the St. Albert Slash Female Midget AAA, and he has extensive involvement with hockey development including Hockey Alberta’s Future Leader Program, U16, and the Alberta Winter Games.
Grant has degrees in both Physical Education and Education from the U of A. He is currently a high school teacher in Sherwood Park. Grant is married to Erin with a 1 year old daughter Piper to keep him on his toes!