Hockey Operations

Hockey Operations Management

David Cunniff

General Manager & Head Coach

David Cunniff was named the General Manager/Head Coach of the Worcester Railers on November 27, 2019. Cunniff brings 18 years of coaching experience in the American Hockey League (2002-2019) including serving as an assistant coach with the Hartford Wolf Pack during the 2019-20 season where the club held a 11-4-0-5 record and were currently in first place in the Atlantic Division. David was a member of the Iowa Wild’s coaching staff for four seasons (2015-19) and served as an Associate Coach with Iowa, as well as the team’s Interim Head Coach for part of the 2015-16 season. In addition, Cunniff spent 12 seasons as either the associate coach or assistant coach with the San Jose Sharks’ AHL affiliate which included eight seasons with the Worcester Sharks in 2006-2014.  He also spent one season with the Albany Devils in 2014-15.

Jason Franzone

Assistant Coach 

Jason Franzone was named Assistant Coach of the Worcester Railers HC on September 10, 2021. Franzone the 2020-21 season as an Assistant Coach for the Omaha Lancers in the United States Hockey League (USHL) where he helped lead the club to a second-place regular-season finish in the Western Conference. Franzone has been associated with the Lancers for the past six years serving primarily as a scout. In addition, he served as an Assistant Coach with the New Jersey Rocket in the National Collegiate Development Conference (NCDC) from 2018-20. Prior, the Nanuet, NY native was the Head Coach of the New Jersey Colonials 18U AAA team from 2016-17. Franzone has also spent time as a scout for the U.S. National Development Program (USNTDP) during the 2014-15 season.

Bob Deraney

Volunteer Assistant Coach 

Hockey Operations Staff

Mike Myers

Chief Operating Officer

Cam McGuire

Manager of Communications, Broadcasting, and Hockey Operations

Todd MacGowan

Head Equipment Manager 

Julia Snow

Head Athletic Trainer 

Team Doctors

Dr. William Balcom, M.D.

Saint Vincent Hospital

Dr. Phong Kieu, M.D

Reliant Medical Group

Dr. Kelton Burbank, M.D.

Reliant Medical Group

Dr. Todd Malvey, D.O.

Saint Vincent Hospital

Dr. Justin Dorfman, D.O.

Reliant Medical Group

Dr. Chris Petracco, D.C.

Massachusetts Chiropractic & Performance Center

Dr. Matthew S. Feeley, D.M.D.

Feeley Dental & Associates