Dan Fontas enters his 12 year with The Hockey Academy and New England Stars youth organization. Fontas is also currently the General Manger of the New England Stars Junior A team. Dan has become well respected in the hockey community for his passion and ability in developing young hockey players. Dan has had a tremendous experience in the game of hockey and has been fortunate enough to be able to learn from a number of distinguished players and coaches over his career. His passion for the game and his intentions for his players bring only positive results in the game of hockey and the development of life. His past accolades have included: Captain Cushing Academy (1998), last Cushing team to win New England Prep School Championship (NEPSAC), UMass-Lowell, Hockey East (1998-2002), helped team to one of its highest ranking in the programs history at #3 in NCAA Division 1, Indianapolis Ice, CHL, (2002), UMass-Lowell Volunteer Coach (2003), 2006 MVC/DCL Division 1 Coach of the Year, 2006 Metro-West Daily News Coach of the Year.
From 2003-2008, Dan was the Head Coach of the Acton-Boxboro High School Colonials Boys Varsity team. From 2008-2012 Dan was the head Coach of the Stars Junior A team which he led to the 2009 International Junior Hockey League (IJHL) Championship and 3 Conference Championship series in 2010, 2011 and 2012. Fontas Currently resides in Milford, NH with his wife Crystal and their two children, Mia, 6 and Reid, 3.