Promoted to vice president of player personnel in July 2014, Trevor Timmins is entering his 15th season with the Montreal Canadiens. He oversees the Canadiens' amateur scouting system, including the annual NHL Entry Draft and amateur free-agent recruitment. Trevor also oversees the Club's amateur scouting staff, covering Canada, the United States and Europe.
Trevor also supervises the annual NHL combine, as well as the Canadiens' own combine, a pre-draft player evaluation process which takes place at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard every summer.
Timmins is in his 24th season in the NHL. He worked with the Ottawa Senators from 1992 through the 2001-02 season. From 1999 to 2002, he was the team's director of hockey operations. He was responsible for the scouting department, the minor league affiliate, budgeting, and the daily operations of the hockey department.
He has also held the positions of scouting coordinator, strength and conditioning coach and director of team services with the Senators. Timmins is a graduate of Queen's University in Physical Education. He also completed a Master of Business Administration (Queen's) and earned a Master's degree in Sports Administration from the University of Ottawa. He was born on January 5, 1968, in Almonte, Ontario.