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Ricky Laperriere

Position: Executive Director
Ricky LaPerriere has spent a lifetime in and around the game of hockey. He grew up across the street from the original Mylec headquarters in Massachusetts. In 2006, Mr. LaPerriere purchased Mylec from its original founder Ray LeClerc. At that time, he also took over ownership of the American Street Hockey Institute. Ricky continues to own Mylec and serves as its President. Ricky continues to work tirelessly in growing the sport and focusing on expanding the game through several youth partnerships he has begun throughout the Northeast. His vision for ASHI is one of an organization that puts the best interest of the sport first and works to expand the game throughout the entire United States. Ricky lives in Winchendon, Mass with his wife and two children. He is a huge supporter of local charitable organizations and one of the biggest Boston Bruins fans you'll ever meet.
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Dave Reaser

Position: Information and Media Director
Dave joined ASHI in 2014 helping with sponsorship efforts. He then joined the information and media team. Dave has been a part of the sport for over 25 years as a player and now is coaching and working in the background helping to grow the sport. Dave currently resides in Pennsylvania and travels to many camps and tournaments to keep up with media and public affairs.
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Jason Kelly

Position: Head Coach - Women's Master's Division
Jason takes on a different role here from his GM role with the Women's Division. He has been working with women's teams since 2009 and has worked with these ladies more than anyone else in the program. He's experience with the women makes him a perfect fit as Head Coach.
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Mike DeFazio

Position: Vice President
Mike DeFazio is the Assistant General Manager of Hockey Operations for ASHI. He also works at Mylec with ASHI Executive Director Ricky LaPerriere. He's currently pursuing his college degree at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA. Mike joined ASHI in January of 2013. One of the first orders of business he worked with Ricky on was getting someone to run the Men's USA National Ball Hockey team that was headed to St. John's, Newfoundland for the 2013 ISBHF World Ball Hockey Championships. Together with Ricky they brought on Chris Banks. Mike served as an Assistant Coach and Assistant GM to Mr. Banks on the 2013 Men's team. Mike is the head of the Administrative Division at ASHI, and he assists Chris Banks and Ricky Laperriere in a lot of areas, from sponsorship and fundraising to assisting the various Division General Managers with multiple tasks. Michael also works with Ricky to keep ASHI's financials in order. He's a very dedicated and motivated young man who has been a very key asset in the on going turnaround of ASHI.
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Terri Milby

Position: Photographer
Terri Milby has been around the sport for quite some time. It started when she started working at the Family Fun Spot in Aston, Pa. She began playing in 1997 and eventually got into the tournament circuit. Terri has worked at local rinks for the past 20 years and enjoys being around the game and players. She has had the opportunity to play for the Women’s Master’s Team and was found throughout Banff, Alberta during the ISBHF’s 2016 Master’s World Ball Hockey Championship capturing memories for the Men’s teams. Terri started taking pictures at a few games to practice using her camera. Players then started asking her to do photos for them at their tournaments. Her love for photography just grew from there.
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Anthony Cillo

Position: General Manager - Master's Division
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