Ryan Pollock was named the Saskatchewan Roughriders Director of Football Operations in February of 2019 after seven seasons leading the Club’s communications department.
Pollock originally joined the Green and White in May, 2012 as the Manager of Communications before advancing to the Director of Media Relations & Football Communications in April, 2016. Pollock works closely with the General Manager on all football operations matters, as well as strategic planning. He is responsible for the preparation, submission and registration of player contracts. Ryan is also responsible for the management of the salary cap, organization of free agent camps and support to all administrative needs of the football operations department.
He is proudly a staff member of the Riders 2013 Grey Cup championship winning team.
Prior to joining the Riders, Pollock had a successful journey through the hockey world playing five seasons of collegiate hockey and one year playing professionally in Sweden. In 2007 he became a full-time coach, spending five seasons behind the bench for the Bonnyville Pontiacs of the Alberta Junior Hockey League.
Pollock graduated from the University of Regina in 2005 with a Bachelor of Kinesiology specializing in Recreation and Sport Administration.
A born and raised Regina product, Ryan and his wife Amy have two boys – Hudson and Nash.