Cross Country Team Coach
Where is your home mountain?
Lake Catamount Touring Center in Steamboat Springs, Colorado
What other occupations are you involved in?
Co-director at Steamboat Nordic Camp and West Yellowstone Ski Camp and ski school manager at Lake Catamount Touring Center.
Describe a teaching or learning experience that sticks out in your mind.
In a clinic setting, we used the teaching, people, and technical fundamentals as our foundation and then explored participants interests and goals for learning. The format let us all learn from each other and we have so much fun together. I get excited about environments that realize the learning potential of a connected team.
What are your specialties as a team member?
Train the trainer, new trainer development, team building facilitation, certification standards training, indoor presentations, coaching youth program, coaching master programs.
Relevant certifications or accreditations?
Cross Country Level III. Rocky Mountain Division trainer. United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) Level 200 Cross Country Coach.