Jeff Nygaard

Director of Tournaments and Special Projects

Total Package Hockey LLC


  • Fergus Falls, Minn., native who played varsity high school hockey for his hometown Otters.
  • Also played Junior College hockey and club hockey at North Dakota State University (NDSU).
  • Graduated from NDSU in 1990 with degree in Mass Communications.
  • Officiated hockey for 26 years, working more than 300 minor professional games and four USA Hockey national championship contests.
  • Founded and/or served as executive director of the Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League, Ashburn (Va.) Xtreme Hockey Club, Washington Little Capitals, Washington Junior Nationals and Eastern Hockey League. Served as Commissioner of United States Premier Hockey League.
  • Owned and operated Sports Front Office for 20 years, specializing in day-to-day business operations for sports organizations and leagues.