Club Leadership

The Ducks Volleyball Board of Directors consists of coaches, former players, and parents of players. Our Board provides guidance to our club and has a wealth of experience to draw from.

The Board and the Club Directors work in a joint effort to ensure current and future success and the desired operational outcomes. Any inquiries, please email info@ducksvolleyball.ca 

Ben Josephson – Technical Director

The Ducks are extremely fortunate to have the expertise of Ben Josephson as our Technical Director. Coach Josephson’s knowledge and experience is used to provide opportunities for our coaches and athletes to grow, learn and develop and to ensure that the Ducks are offering the best technical and tactical training in the country. Coach Ben oversees the training methods and systems used in our gyms to ensure our athletes and teams reach their potential. Our goal is that all athletes at all levels and tiers will be able to compete for a medal. Ben has tremendously helped our athletes and coaches reach an even higher level of success both on and off the court. He has a vast amount of knowledge that has developed our cub technically and tactically, but more importantly, Ben’s coaching philosophy and principles align perfectly with our Ducks family.
Coach Josephson is currently the National Women’s Senior Volleyball Team Assistant Coach. He has also built the TWU Men’s Volleyball program into a national powerhouse winning National Gold in 2011, 2012, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and National Silver in 2010 and 2018. Coach Josephson was also awarded the USPORT Coach of the Year in 2012 and 2014. He has a passion for growing the game and sharing his knowledge with others.

Bryan Gee – Club Director

Responsibilities:  Long Term Visioning and Planning | Coaching Recruitment and Retention | Year Round Training Programs | Season Planning | Long Term Athlete Development

Jordan Thies – Director of Operations

Responsibilities: Facility Rentals | Team Practice Scheduling | Tryout Organization and Planning

Jordan has been a long-standing member of the both the Ducks indoor and outdoor programs.  Jordan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 2005 and completed his Professional Development Certificate in 2007.  Jordan has also taught and coached many successful teams in both the Jr. and Sr. programs at Riverside Secondary, for over 10 year.  In addition to serving on the Ducks Executive, Jordan has coached various teams ages 14U-18U.  When not immersed in the volleyball world Jordan spends his time with his amazingly patient wife Lindsay and his two beautiful boys Lincoln and Preston.