M Hockey Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Brad Berry
Few individuals have ever had more impact in their first year at the helm of a program than North Dakota men's hockey coach Brad Berry, who became the first person in the history of NCAA Division I men's hockey to lead his team to a national title in his first year as head coach.   FULL BIO
Associate Head Coach
Dane Jackson
Now entering his 11th season on the University of North Dakota's coaching staff, Dane Jackson was elevated to associate head coach in July 2015 after having spent the previous nine seasons as an assistant coach for his alma mater.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Matt Shaw
Now in his second year on the North Dakota staff, assistant coach Matt Shaw boasts a diverse coaching background at the professional, collegiate and junior levels.   FULL BIO
Volunteer Assistant Coach
Matt Hrynkiw
Matt Hrynkiw joined his alma mater's coaching staff in August 2017 as a volunteer goaltending coach.   FULL BIO
Director of Hockey Operations
Patrick Swanson
Patrick Swanson, in his 12th season on the UND staff, was elevated to director of hockey operations prior to the 2010-11 season.   FULL BIO
Athletic Trainer/Strength & Conditioning
Mark Poolman
The longest-tenured member of the men's hockey program's full-time staff, Mark Poolman, ATC, is in his 22nd season as the program's athletic trainer and also doubles as the team's strength and conditioning coordinator.   FULL BIO
Equipment Manager
Eric Kupka
Eric Kupka joined UND's men's hockey staff in August 2014 after having spent the 2013-14 season as the head equipment manager of the Dubuque Fighting Saints of the United States Hockey League (USHL).   FULL BIO
Matt Smaby
Student Manager
Matt Smaby
Student Manager
Jason Ulmer
Former North Dakota standout Jason Ulmer joined the staff in Aug. 2016 after retiring from a 15-year professional playing career.   FULL BIO
Event Coordinator
Whitney Duden
Whitney Duden joined the North Dakota men's hockey staff as event coordinator in February 2014.   FULL BIO