Thomas Anderson enters his 10th season in professional hockey and first as Assistant Equipment Manager with the Rochester Americans for the 2013-14 AHL season.
Anderson returns for his second stint in the American Hockey League having served in a similar capacity with the Texas Stars for the 2011-12 campaign. Most recently, Anderson spent all of last year with his hometown Gwinnett Gladiators of the ECHL, a position he’s held for parts of the last seven seasons.
In addition to his time with the Gladiators, Anderson has also worked in the ECHL as an Assistant Equipment Manager with the Charlotte Checkers as well as one season as the Equipment Manager for the Arena Football League’s Georgia Force.
The Gwinnett native earned his start in pro sports with the Gladiators as a stick-boy during the Gladiators’ second season in 2004-05 and was a part of the staff for Gwinnett’s Eastern Conference Championship team in 2005-06.