After spending the last 25 years coaching with Victoria Racquet Club, Juan de Fuca Minor Hockey Association and Saanich Minor Hockey Association, Jeff Kerr is entering his first season within the BCEHL, where he will take charge of the South Island Royals' U17 AAA team. Originally from Gold River, B.C., Kerr was the Manager of BC Hockey's Best Ever Program for three years and was involved in the program for nine years with both the U16 and U17 teams.
Kerr is a graduate of the University of Victoria where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Geography. Kerr's playing career began as a member of Gold River Minor Hockey Association and features a Centennial Cup Championship as a member of the Notre Dame Hounds in 1987-88. That team was later inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame.