Below is a list are listings of all of the Task Forces and their members.

Education Leadership Council

The Education Leadership Council (ELC) serves PSIA-AASI educational directives and acts as the conduit between all discipline task forces and association leadership to drive consistency in all educational initiatives. The ELC additionally acts as the visionary steering council for future growth and evolution in snowsports education. During the 2016 Leadership summit, the ELC was charged with Strategic Goal Three: Complete the transition in consolidation, consistency and cooperation regarding education and certification. 

Brad Miller Central
Don Haringa Eastern
Stephen Helfenbein Intermountain
Weylin Barrett Northern Intermountain
Jill Imsand Northern Rocky Mountain
Rick Lyons Northwest
Dave Gregory Rocky Mountain
Heidi Ettlinger Western
Michael Rogan Alpine Team Coach
Jeb Boyd Team Manager
David Lawrence Cross Country and Telemark Team Coach
Geoff Krill Adaptive Team Coach
Scott Anfang Snowboard Team Coach

Adaptive Alpine Task Force

Kirsten Gannon Central
Kathy Chandler Eastern
Jason Malczyk Intermountain
Chuck Chiu Northern Intermountain
Rebecca Starr Northern Rocky Mountain
Sarah Ramsay Northwest
Beth Fox Rocky Mountain
Dan Stormer Western

Adaptive Snowboard Task Force

Kathy Chandler Eastern
Johnny Landward Intermountain
Chuck Chiu Northern Intermountain
Rebecca Starr Northern Rocky Mountain
Sarah Ramsay Northwest
Beth Fox Rocky Mountain
Dan Stormer Western

Alpine Task Force

The Alpine Taskforce serves PSIA-AASI alpine discipline directives and acts as the conduit between all divisional alpine certification and education groups. It also acts as the visionary steering group for future growth and evolution of alpine sport education. To drive consistency in all educational initiatives, the alpine taskforce reports to the Education Leadership Council (ELC).

Ken Herman Central
Chris Ericson Eastern
Dustin Cooper Intermountain
Ben Roberts Northern Intermountain
Emily Nedved Northern Rocky Mountain
Mike Phillips /
Certification VP Rick Lyons
Northwest
Jonathan Ballou Rocky Mountain
Bryan Schilling Western

Children’s Specialist Task Force

Ned Pinske Central
Sue Kramer Eastern
Mark Nakada Intermountain
Jani Sutherland Northern Intermountain
Zoe Mavis Northern Rocky Mountain
Kim Petram Northwest
Stacey Gerrish Rocky Mountain
Dan Ray Western

Cross Country Task Force

Thomas Shaw Central
Mickey Stone Eastern
Steve Haims Northern Intermountain
Brenda Winkler Northern Rocky Mountain
Bret Alumbaugh Northwest
Patti Banks Rocky Mountain
Aaron Pearlman Western

Freestyle Specialist Task Force

Brian Donovan Eastern
Andrew Johnston Intermountain
Jake Bolin Northern Intermountain
Bridger Biggins Northern Rocky Mountain
Kyle Skutch Northwest
Co-Chairs: Tony Macri /
David A. Oliver
Rocky Mountain
Ryan Christoffersen Western

Snowboard Task Force

David Seelbinder Central
Brian Donovan Eastern
Sandra Guzman Intermountain
Jake Bolin Northern Intermountain
Tim Dietz Northern Rocky Mountain
Rick Brown Northwest
Chris Rogers Rocky Mountain
Artie Castro Western

Telemark Task Force

John Fay Central
Mickey Stone Eastern
Grant Bishop Intermountain
Steve Haims Northern Intermountain
Stewart Chumbe Northern Rocky Mountain
Greg Dixon Northwest
Jim Shaw Rocky Mountain
Aaron Pearlman Western