Susan Bednar is the loving and supportive wife of NHL coach, Jared Bednar. Her hubby is the current head coach of the Colorado Avalanche. Keep reading to know about Susan Bednar’s biography.
Susan Bednar’s hubby born Jared Bednar on February 28, 1972. The Canadian native is a former hockey spent nine seasons of professional hockey. The defenseman was part of two Kelly Cup championship teams as a player, 1997 and 2001 with South Carolina.
Prior to turning pro, Bednar spent three seasons in the Western Hockey League from 1990-93, competing with the Saskatoon Blades, Spokane Chiefs, Medicine Hat Tigers and Prince Albert Raiders.
Jared Bednar Net Worth
Jared Bednar is an American professional ice hockey coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Bednar played college hockey at Colorado College, where he was a teammate of future Avalanche head coach Joe Sacco. He then played one season in the Czech Republic before returning to the United States to begin his coaching career.
Bednar has coached at various levels of professional and amateur hockey, including the American Hockey League (AHL) and the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL). He won a Calder Cup championship as head coach of the AHL’s Lake Erie Monsters in 2016.
In August 2017, Bednar was named head coach of the Avalanche after the team parted ways with previous head coach Patrick Roy.
In 2019, Forbes estimated Bednar’s net worth to be $3 million.
Jared Bednar Contract and Salary
On November 19, 2021, Jared Bednar agreed to a two-year, $4.5 million contract extension through the 2023-24 season, his annual salary is $2,250,000 million.
- Bednar’s contract with the Avalanche runs through the 2019–20 season. His annual salary is $650,000.
How tall is Jared Bednar?
Jared Bednar the head coach of the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL) stands at 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) tall.
Who did Jared Bednar play for?
Bednar played for several teams during his professional career, including the Colorado Avalanche, Florida Panthers, and Nashville Predators. He also had a stint with HC Lev Praha of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).
Jared Bednar Wife
Susan Bednar is the wife of coach Bednar. She was born Susan Lynn Strode on May 25, 1971, to Judy and Richard Strode, ages 77 and 78 respectively. Mrs. Bednar has one older brother, Richard Strode, Jr., 52.
Susan Bednar met her husband while he played in the East Coast Hockey League for the Huntington Blizzard in the home of Marshall University.
The couple has two children, a 21-year-old son Kruz and a daughter Savega. Moreover, Kruz played hockey at Valor High School in Colorado, while their daughter Savega is a junior and a member of the swimming team at Cherry Creek High School, Greenwood Village, CO
Furthermore, the wife and mom of two have shown her support for her hubby facing the dreaded relocation. The family made the move from Charleston, S.C., to Colorado; luckily their kids adapted to their new hometown and school in no time.
According to her Facebook profile, the lovely mom of two worked in the Charleston County Public Library. The Training & Development manager, calls Huntington West Virginia her hometown.