Tim Pattyson enters his eighth season as the Senators’ video coach in 2012-13, after spending the previous four seasons in the Senators communications department.
As video coach, Pattyson is responsible for pre-scouting upcoming opponents, game-day preparation videos, game-logging and post-game video analysis. He also works with the club's scouting department to gather video featuring players within the organization, draft picks and future prospects. In the off-season, he helps run the club's annual development camp with director of hockey operations and player development Randy Lee and conditioning coach Chris Schwarz.
Pattyson graduated from Carleton University with an honours degree in journalism. He and his wife, Kim, live in Kanata.