SCOUTS


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.

ONTARIO
Scott Wheeler
Dylan Galloway
Scott Palmer
Austin Broad
Matt O’Reilly
Joseph Aleong
Matthew Stewart

WESTERN CANADA
Justin Froese
Donesh Mazloum
Sylvain Nicolas
Dylan Smorodin
Randy Stoochnoff
Jordan Hensel

QUEBEC
Guillaume Gervais
Maxime Duquet
Michael Barrett
Simon Rouillard

UNITED STATES
Brandon Rivers
Chad Balcom
Jake VanBesien
John Healy
Chris Nosek
Nick Perri

EUROPE
Dennis Schellenberg
Janik Beichler
Bjoern Sprekels
Chapin Landvogt
Aleksi Ohtonen
Mikael Kreutz
William Hogberg
Mikael Hedberg
Jonathan Luomala
Mikael Noren
Miroslav Simurka
Radoslav Vavrina
Roman Solovyov
Anton Vasyatin

Scouting Director

DAN
STEWART

SARNIA, ON

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

BRANDON, MB

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

OTTAWA, ON

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

EDMONTON, AB

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

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND

Dennis Schellenberg evaluates prospect from all leagues in Switzerland, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.


ROMAN
SOLOVYEV

MOSCOW, RUSSIA

Roman Solovyev evaluates prospect from all leagues in Russia, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.

CHAPIN
LANDVOGT

HAMBURG, GERMANY

Chapin Landvogt evaluates prospect from all leagues in Germany, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.

RADOSLAV
VAVRINA

LIBEREC, CZECH REPUBLIC

Radoslav Vavrina evaluates prospect from all leagues in the Czech Republic, as well as many international tournaments throughout Europe for Future Considerations.