Paul’s professional experience includes seven years as both a player and referee. Paul also has 20 years experience working as a strength and conditioning coach for numerous professional and amateur hockey players. Paul’s career as a player took him through Canadian Under 18 Program, the BCHL including the Chiefs, WHL, CIAU, RHI, and finishing playing minor Pro in Port Huron Michigan.
Paul attended the University of Manitoba studying Kinesiology. After University of Manitoba Paul served as assistant coach and Strength Coach with Harvey Smyl and the Chilliwack Chiefs from 1998-2000 which included a trip to the Royal Bank Cup National Championship in Fort McMurray Alberta where the Chiefs garnered a Bronze Medal. After the Royal Bank season Paul pursued his pro officiating career. He spent 5 years working In the American Hockey League.
Paul returned to Chilliwack in 2006 and worked briefly for Xceed Hockey Centre before he bought it and changed it to Xceed Training Centre. Paul later graduated from the Institute of Integrated Nutrition in 2011. Paul is currently the Strength Coach for the Chilliwack Chiefs.