Coach New Brunswick
503 Queen Street, P.O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm – firstname.lastname@example.org
Coach NB is a team of dedicated and passionate individuals with first-hand practical experience. The organization is led by a group of skilled and knowledgeable administrators, board members, and is supported by a team of 25 Coach Developers.
We are located on the traditional unceded territory of the Wəlastəkwiyik (Maliseet) Peoples.
E : email@example.com
T : (506) 444-3888 ext 1
Manon has been the Executive Director with Coach NB for the past 16 years. She keeps saying time flies when you are having fun. Her biggest skill set is relationship building and setting people up for success by strategizing and executing. A figure skating coach for 20 years, but currently plays the role of the taxi driver for her daughter’s activities. She was a member of the Coaching Association of Canada Board of Directors for 6 years and currently is a member of the Parasport NB Board of Directors.
Strongly believes in coach development and how coaches play a significant role by inspiring and impacting our communities. When she’s not working, or thinking about innovative outside-the-box ideas, she’s camping with her family.
Manager of Coaching Education
T: (506) 444-3888 ext 2
Gabriel grew up in Aylmer, Quebec. He grew up playing a wide variety of sports but chose rugby as his main sport. He plays and coaches, having done both in Europe and most recently having coached the USport women’s team at Bishop’s University, his alma mater. He completed his MSc in Sport Management from Cardiff Metropolitan University. Prior to beginning his role with CoachNB, Gabriel was working with the Coaching Association of Canada.
Next Gen Project Manager
Partnership with Aboriginal Sport & Recreation New Brunswick, Next Gen Project Manager, Andrea Creer is originally from Dartmouth, NS. Andrea is a recent graduate of the University of New Brunswick, obtaining a Bachelor’s of Recreation and Sports Studies with a Minor in Business.
She has been involved in many sports, predominantly competitive swimming, as an athlete and continues her work as a swim coach in the Fredericton area. She believes that coach education plays an important role in the sports system by helping to create a positive sporting experience for all participants to develop and have fun. Andrea is very excited to share her passion for coaching and help create opportunities she had as an athlete.
This position has been made possible through a collaboration with Aboriginal Sport & Recreation New Brunswick.
Women in Coaching Program Manager
Madeline Belding, a native of Sussex, New Brunswick, in an NCCP certified basketball coach. Along with her coaching experience, she holds a Masters of Kinesiology in Coaching Science from UBC (2017) and a Bachelor in Kinesiology with Honours from Acadia University (2015). During her time at Acadia, Madeline’s honors research focused on barriers to women in coaching and how female coach mentorship can contribute to coaching success. During her time at Acadia, she also worked with members of the women’s basketball team as a mental skills coach.
Madeline has been coaching university basketball for the past 8 years, beginning at her UBC where she graduate assistant coach. After graduating from UBC, Madeline took a full-time position at the University of Windsor where she held the position of lead assistant coach for 6 seasons (2017-2023). Madeline will be joining the UNB Reds women’s basketball team in the fall of 2023. Madeline is also the Head Coach of the Port City Fog (Saint John, NB) which competes in Maritime Women’s Basketball Association, an amateur league aimed at providing women a place to play basketball at a high level once they finish their university careers.