Mentor: Coleen Dufresne
Fun fact: An engineering student
Michelle Hynes’ is dedicated to continued education and improvement. A kinesiology graduate, Hynes has now returned to school to complete a degree in engineering. The value of education and development is also reflected in her coaching career as Hynes is currently working toward her National Coaching Certification Program Level 3 certification.
Hynes’ education has guided her through a number of coaching positions including: coaching clubs and camps in Manitoba, Assistant Coach for the University of Manitoba Women’s Basketball team, and Assistant Coach of Team Manitoba’s provincial women’s basketball team. She is currently the co-Head Coach of the University of Manitoba’s women’s basketball team.
When asked what motivates her, Hynes responded: “I want to make a positive impact on young females and give them a positive experience with high level sport.”