M Hockey Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Brad Berry
In just two seasons at the helm of his alma mater, Brad Berry has put his own distinct stamp on a program already steeped in tradition and success.   FULL BIO
Associate Head Coach
Dane Jackson
Now entering his 12th 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 third 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 13th 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 23rd 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 is in his fourth year as the equipment manager for the North Dakota hockey program.   FULL BIO
Student Manager
Matt Smaby
Former North Dakota captain and NHL defenseman Matt Smaby returned to the program in 2017-18 after retiring from an 11-year professional playing career.    FULL BIO
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