Tim grew up in the Delaware Valley. He played his youth hockey for the Valley Forge Colonials and the Little Flyers. He attended Germantown Academy where he played four years of Varsity. He was the captain for his junior and senior years. He went on to Mercyhurst College where he played on their club team.
He started coaching an in-house league team during high school. He was an assistant coach for Methacton middle school, Valley Forge Colonials, and the Valley Forge Minutemen under Coach Geverd.
To teach the basics of hockey skills while promoting a fun, competitive atmosphere. Also to help each player build skills necessary to compete at the next level.