Coach G has been involved with Eliot River for four years now having also coached a number of other sports over the years. Originally from Montreal, he played competitive soccer there, competing in tournaments in Canada and the US as well as in Italy. As a youth player he also had the opportunity to train with the Quebec Provincial program.
Joel serves as the Technical Director for the Ramblers Soccer Club. He has coached soccer for over 30 years and has been fortunate enough to work professionally in the game at the youth level in a number of different Canadian soccer organizations. Originally trained as a teacher, Joel also serves as a coaching course instructor and currently works at UPEI as an instructional designer in online learning.