Head Coach & Director of Hockey Operations – Tim Brownell
Tim comes to Wausau after 2 successful seasons as the Associate Head Coach for the Gillette Wild (NA3HL). While in Gillette, he assisted in all aspects of player/hockey operations. Tim was instrumental in the development and coaching of all players, primarily working with the defenseman. Brownell brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to Wausau.
Prior to coaching, Tim had a very successful playing career. Tim played four years of college hockey for Weber State University (where he was a captain for two seasons, and helped lead Weber to a National Tournament appearance in 2009), and earned his degree in Public Relations and Advertising. After graduating from college, Tim played minor professional hockey for the Toledo Walleye and the August RiverHawks. Following his playing career, Tim started his coaching in Laramie, WY where he was the Head Coach for the Laramie Outlaw Midget program and helped lead them to a State Runner-Up in his first season. Tim has also held various roles in the hockey community: Director of Player Development for Wyoming Amateur Hockey Association, General Manager of Team Wyoming (14U AA and 16U AA USAH National Champions), Director of Player/Skill Development for Laramie Amateur Hockey Club, and Head Coach for Team Wyoming . Tim also works the USAH National Select Festivals during the summers.
When he is not coaching, or at the rink, Tim enjoys traveling the country, golfing, and spending time with friends and family. You can get in touch with Tim, by emailing: Tim@riverwolveshockey.com.