1984 Doug Budden 361Doug Budden started as a coach and executive member of the Brampton Minor Lacrosse Association.

He moved to the executive of the Ontario Lacrosse Association and became the president in 1971. He switched to the Canadian Lacrosse Association the following year and worked his way up to the executive ranks and became president in 1976.

He also found time to serve as a director for Sports Ontario.