The backbone of any hockey club is its scout. The same can be said for Future Considerations. With over 20 scouts in all corners of the hockey globe, Future Considerations has virtually every rink covered and set to seek out talent for each and every National Hockey League Draft.
Get a closer feel for who is behind the scenes at Future Considerations with some of our long-term scouts on staff. In addition to the below hard working evaluators, Future Considerations also has a handful of invaluable and committed scouts situated throughout the globe that add to our elite level coverage of the NHL Entry Draft and its prospects.
Dan Stewart has been with Future Considerations since its inception in the summer of 2007, and provides organization of our scouting staff and managing their assignments. He is tasked with keeping an active book on all draft eligible talent from his own views and the numerous game reports sent in by our evaluators. He also chairs our scouting meetings and provides content to the website and annual NHL Draft Guide.
Western Head Scout
Justin Froese scouts the Western Hockey League and oversees the western Canadian staff of scouts and evaluators in his role as our Western Head Scout. He coordinates and leads regional draft discussion regarding prospects and rankings in Western Canada and ensured Future Considerations get viewings on all regional prospects eligible for the upcoming NHL Draft.
North America Regional Scouts
Scott Wheeler scouts the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) and the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). He also covers the NHL Draft and various events, tournaments, games and players as a feature writer.
Donesh Mazloum scouts the Western Hockey League (WHL) and the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL). He also covers the NHL Draft and various events, tournaments, games and players as a feature writer.
European Regional Scouts
Dennis Schellenberg evaluates prospect from all leagues in Switzerland, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.
Roman Solovyev evaluates prospect from all leagues in Russia, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.
Chapin Landvogt evaluates prospect from all leagues in Germany, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.
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Radoslav Vavrina evaluates prospect from all leagues in the Czech Republic, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.