Head Equipment Manager
Paul Boyer enters his 20th season as equipment manager after joining the Wings for the 1994-95 season following one season with the New Jersey Devils. A native of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Boyer earned a bachelor of science degree from Lake Superior State University, then spent five years as the school’s hockey trainer before heading to the National Hockey League.
Boyer was selected to work the 2002 NHL All-Star Game in Los Angeles. He served the last seven years as president of the Society of Professional Hockey Equipment Managers (SPHEM). Prior to being named president of SPEHM, Boyer was secretary for four terms.
Boyer and his wife, Helen, have three children and reside in Grosse Pointe, MI.