Director of Scouting
Porter is in his first season as a member of the Oil Kings staff, having joined the team after spending the last two seasons as Director of Hockey Operations with the Swift Current Broncos. His two seasons with the Broncos, from 2016-18, culminated in a WHL Championship.
Prior to his role as Director of Hockey Operations in Swift Current, Porter spent six seasons as the Broncos’ Assistant General Manager and Director of Player Personnel, three seasons as Director of Scouting and Player Personnel, two seasons as the team’s Head Scout and three seasons as an Area Scout.
Before joining the Broncos he spent three seasons as an assistant coach in the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL). The Edmonton, AB native previously spent the past three years as Head Scout of Team Alberta for the U-16 Western Challenege where he won gold in 2015 and silver in 2017.
He was also named Head Scout of Team Alberta for the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer.