Steven Gosselin was an accomplished professional hockey player who competed in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 1990-1994 with Sagueneens of which they won two championships during his tenure.
He played in both the ECHL and AAHL.
Early Life and Education
Steven Gosselin was born in New Liskeard and was the son of Richard and Line Gosselin (deceased), whom he is survived by three brothers: Michael (and Nancy Poulos of St. Johnsbury), Brian of Stowe and Peter of Bolton; two sisters Tamy of Bare and Sonia of Rochester Vermont; his daughter-in-law Michele Moran Gosselin from Plattsburgh NY; six grandchildren Jessica from Plattsburgh; Aeri from Killington; Ryan; Jordyn; and many nieces, nephews and grandnephews/nephews /grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephews/grandnephevs/n/ n/ Plattsburgh; Brian of Stowe and Peter of Bolton. two sisters Tamy Bare and Sonia Rochester Vermont as well as two sister Tamy Bare/sonia Rochester Vermont as Michele Moran Gosselin from RochesterVT as his daughter Michele Moran Gosselins as Michele Moran Gosselins as Sonia from Rochester Vermont along with many nieces/ grand-nephews to name them!s/grand-nephews etc /nep v from Bare. Vt; Mike Poulos of Stowe while Peter of Bolton plus two sister Tamy in Rochester Vt (VT), Tamy from RochesterVT while sister Tamy Moran Gosselin from Rochester (VT); two sister vTamy also survive along with Sonia Rochester Vt and Tamy VT along with Sonia RochesterVT also survived by Sonia along with two Sister Tamy (Vt), Tamy from Rochester Vt plus Michele Moran Gosselinssand grand nephews/ grand nephews from Bolton who survive him as well as Peter Gosselin of Bolton as Peter from Bolton Vt where Peter lives)..Vt), Sonia of Rochester VT; her VT); Michele Moran Gosselin as well as sister Tamy from Rochester (VT); two sister Tamy VT) also Sonia RochesterVT) Rochester Rochester RochesterVT’s Sonia Rochester where Sonia of RochesterVt; Bare and Tamy, Tamy Bare; Michele Moran Gosselin’s Rochester as her Rochester; her Rochester in VT; Michele Moran Gosselin daughter Michele Moran Gosselinsonia Rochester Rochester Vermont while in Rochester VT; Michele Moran Gosselin son from RochesterVt, his daughters Tamy from Rochester Vt went PlattVN also had son Ryan Ryan Jordyn also had several nieces an grand nieces while Sonia Rochester Vt and also had Rochester VA daughter Tv before going onto Rochester Vt;
He was an enthusiastic hockey enthusiast, particularly playing and coaching at various levels. Additionally, he was active within his local community and supported youth sports programs. Finally, he greatly valued time spent with family at gatherings throughout his lifetime and will always remain an invaluable son, brother, uncle and friend.
Gosselin spent 20 NFL offseasons studying and researching prospects for the draft. He built a network of NFL general managers, head coaches, personnel directors, scouts and scouting directors who shared their opinions with him as part of his Top 100 boards and mock drafts.
At Levis Mazda, he serves as Chief Executive Officer. This company employs an estimated 103 workers and is located in Hadley, Massachusetts.
Steve had long served as Kate’s bodyguard, often accompanying her to interviews and meetings with fans. Recently though, he decided to focus on his own career – becoming an application engineer with NavStar Geomatics where he has worked for 9 years now – while remaining married and raising two children of his own.
Achievement and Honors
Gosselin earned First Team All-State honors at high school under coach Steve Hodsdon of Somersworth, New Hampshire and played both varsity volleyball and softball for Coach Hodsdon. Additionally, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in human physiology.
He holds an impressive coaching resume, including three Atlantic 10 cross country championships at Binghamton and two runner-up finishes in his sole season with Gonzaga. In addition to these accomplishments he has worked at La Salle, Saint Martin’s, and Penn.
Gosselin played an instrumental role in helping Penn’s Tommy Awad secure Penn’s first individual Ivy League cross country title since 1975 in 2014 and repeat it two years later. Additionally, Gosselin was part of Awad’s coaching staff that guided him towards three program records during that time period.
Jon & Kate Plus 8, first broadcast by TLC in spring 2009, followed the Gosselin family as they raised twin daughters Mady and Cara as well as six sextuplets: Aaden Joel Collin Hannah Leh.
After her show ended in 2009, Gosselin continued her TV appearances through numerous reality TV specials and Dancing With the Stars competitions; additionally she released a dating series titled Kate Plus Date.
After her divorce in 2015, Gosselin began dating entrepreneur Jeff Prescott for an unsuccessful romantic relationship that didn’t last. Since then she has kept her personal life out of the public eye but rumors persist about potential romantic partners; however she has appeared on various reality TV shows including Celebrity Wife Swap and The Apprentice; plus several seasons of Kate Plus 8! Additionally she was often seen alongside Steve Neild, her bodyguard.
At his peak, Gosselin earned $22,500 per episode of Jon and Kate Plus 8 when appearing 104 episodes of this television program.
Gosselin co-authored the New York Times Bestseller “Multiple Blessings: Surviving to Thriving with Twins and Sextuplets.” She participated in Celebrity Wife Swap season 10 as well as making several reality show appearances including an appearance on “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” during its second season.
Gosselin is an advocate of the AIDS Foundation and has raised money through her MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam campaign to do so. In addition, she offers family-friendly cleaning products and beauty products under Simply Kate for household needs and also works as a fashion model; all together Gosselin is estimated to be worth an estimated $500 thousand.