Earl has over 35 years of experience as a coach and manager to elite athletes, financial advisors, and high net worth clients. After playing varsity hockey for the University of Pennsylvania, Earl transitioned into coaching and management. He began his career off the ice in the CIAU, where he served as an assistant coach for Dalhousie University and Western University, before becoming the Head Coach of Brandon University. After his university coaching career, Earl made his mark in the AHL and the Western Hockey League (WHL), serving as the Head Coach/General Manager for the Fredericton Express (farm team of the Quebec Nordiques and Vancouver Canucks), and the Head Coach/Assistant General Manager for the Lethbridge Broncos. Earl has most recently worked in the financial services sector as an Investment Advisor. He received his MBA in Hockey Management and CHP designation in 2018, and also holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and French from the University of Pennsylvania, a Bachelor of Physical Education from Dalhousie University, and a Masters of Arts in Coaching from the University of Western Ontario.