Whitney Juszkiewicz is passionate about developing players of all levels to reach their potential. She founded Fire and Ice Hockey Development in 2015. Whitney, Edmonton, Alberta born raised. Played University of Saskatchewan, CIS hockey, Team Alberta Sr. Women (2005), Currently live Vancouver, BC, HP1 coaching certified, Hockey Canada Skills Instructor & Female Master Coach Developer trained, Lead Skills Instructor for BC Hockey and former Program of Excellence Coordinator (2016 - 2020), former Hockey Operations Coordinator for NVMHA (2017 - 2020) Owner/Founder of Fire and Ice Hockey Development, Female Coach Mentor with Vancouver Canucks & the NHLCA, Head Coach, Male U15AAA (NVMHA), Female U15AAA (PCAHA) & Female U13AAA (NSFIHA) 2020/21 season. Steve Serdachny International Powerskating, and St. Francis Xavier Hockey Academy (Edmonton) Athlete. Whitney works training coaches and players aiding in advancing the game in her communities.
Whitney is the Lead Skills Instructor for BC Hockey and former Coordinator for BC Hockey's Female Program of Excellence. She was part of Team BC which won Bronze at the 2017 National Women's U18 Championship & Canada Winter Games Bronze Medal Champions in 2019. Whitney also works as the POE skills instructor for U12/U14 Regional Development camps and U16/U18 Regional Identification camps across the Province.
BC Hockey’s Female Program of Excellence identifies and trains athletes to compete at a Provincial, National and International level.
Whitney was formerly the Hockey Operations Coordinator with North Vancouver Minor Hockey Association. She coordinates and offers player (Rec/Rep) development for players in the association. Also, Whitney Head Coach's the Male Bantam AAA, Tier 1, with NVMHA who have recently Won the 2019 West Kelowna's Jonathan Neitsch Memorial Tournament. Due to COVID 19, Whitney was still able to help and work with the Association as their Operations Assitant aiding in the facilitation of and operations of evaluations, rep, and rec. Also, aiding in Coach development and mentoring.