Pierre Dorion enters his seventh season with the Senators and his fifth as director of player personnel, after being promoted to the position on Aug. 26, 2009. Prior to that Dorion spent two seasons as the Senators’ chief amateur scout.
As director of player personnel, Dorion is responsible for managing the Senators scouting staff, both professional and amateur. Dorion also oversees all facets of evaluation for players both inside and outside of the organization.
Dorion joined the Senators in July 2007 after spending the previous two seasons as an amateur scout for the New York Rangers and 11 seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, where he served as an amateur scouting coordinator and as chief scout.
Pierre and his wife, Tanya, have two children, Vanessa and Antoine.