A native of Belleville, Ontario, Robert joins the Steam after spending last season with the Port Huron Prowlers of the Federal Hockey League. The Prowlers set the league record for wins in a season, along with promoting several players to the SPHL and ECHL. The Prowlers went all the way to the league championship but fell short in the final. He completed a degree in sport management from Brock University in 2018. Prior to joining the Prowlers in 2017, Robert was a Scout for the Danbury Titians. Robert also has worked teaching youth hockey and skating.
Babiak will serve as General Manager for the team this season.
"I am very excited to be here. My goal is to take this team into the playoffs and win another title" said Babiak.