Brian Bator enters his third season with the Franklin Pierce University men's ice hockey team in 2016-17, and assumes the title of Interim Associate Head Coach. Bator is also currently employed by the University as an Experience Director within the Residential Life office.
Bator makes his collegiate coaching debut at his alma mater and brings with him five years worth of coaching and teaching experience at the high school level. He has also spent time working as camp instructor for International Hockey College, which bills itself as the top hockey instruction school in Pennsylvania.
Originally from Erie, Pa., Bator graduated from Franklin Pierce in 2009 with a degree in fine arts and art education.