MEET OUR TEAM
Christie Casciano Burns is hockey mom and a television news anchor in Syracuse, New York. She has been an award winning reporter and anchor for WSYR-TV since 1986. In addition to being a columnist for USA Hockey, she is the author of three books, "My Kids Play Hockey", “The Puck Hog” and “Haunted Hockey in Lake Placid.”
Lee Elias is a serial entrepreneur, professional speaker, award-winning published author, collegiate professor and championship coach. He has been recognized for his work with team building and bonding and also runs several businesses within the hockey space.
Mike Bonelli brings 30+ years as a coach and hockey executive that works with some of the best hockey services available to bring those resources to programs, teams and players. A member of USA Hockey’s coaching education program, Bonelli also serves as the coaching director and advisor too many youth programs.