NHL Blackhawks promote Meghan Hunter to AGM

Meghan Hunter

Journal Staff

Sarnia-Lambton native Meghan Hunter is now an Assistant General Manager of the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks.

Hunter joined the organization in 2016 and, after serving in various hockey operations and scouting roles, and will new oversee budgeting, team services, contract execution, team security and player services, the Blackhawks said.

Hunter, who grew up in Oil Springs, played collegiately at the University of Wisconsin where she was a four-year letter winner and, in 2001, was a finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award given to the top female college hockey player in the U.S.

Prior to joining the Blackhawks, Hunter worked for the Canadian Women’s National Hockey Team and the OHL’s London Knights.