National Team 2021-24: Meet Jeb Boyd

Jeb Boyd is a member of the 2021-24 PSIA-AASI National Team where he will help set the standard for snowsports instruction. PSIA-AASI hand-selected the 37 team members – 8 coaches and 29 team members – for their range of skills that allow them to serve as inspirational leaders and build enthusiasm for learning and having fun skiing and riding.

Meet PSIA-AASI National Team Coach Jeb Boyd.

Jeb Boyd

Where is your home mountain?

Loon Mountain Resort, New Hampshire

What other occupations are you involved in?

Outdoor adventure.

Describe a teaching or learning experience that sticks out in your mind.

Creating an environment where my students can experiment, explore, and play, and then following this format with plenty of time for practice.

What are your specialties as a team member?

I’m a generalist who is open to learning new teaching methods. I also share my experiences with others to help make the profession of snowsports instruction more attainable for our membership. Simplifying complex ideas is my specialty.

Any relevant certifications?

PSIA-certified Alpine Level III. Children’s Specialist 2 credential.

Who is your greatest inspiration as an instructor?

I’ve always admired Dave Merriam. I love the ease in which he operated, the fun he portrayed, and the professionalism he displayed.

Best part of teaching?

The smiles that come along with the sense of accomplishment from those I get the fortune to work with.

What’s your favorite run at your home mountain?