About the Alaska Division
The Alaska Division is one of five western divisions in the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Western Region, established under the authority of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Alpine Sport Committee and responsible for the regulation of the sport of Alpine Ski Competition.
Ski competition within the Alaska Division is administered by the Alpine Competition Committee (ACC), which is comprised of representatives from each U.S. Ski and Snowboard member clubs. The ACC coordinates race schedules and development programs, establishes competition guidelines, and makes team selections for regional and national events.
U.S. Ski and Snowboard Alaska Division is a 501(3)c non-profit – EIN 92-6002821.
USSA AK Division
Alpine Competition Committee (ACC) Administrator:
Telephone: 907 223 0858
PO Box 160070
Big Sky, MT 59716
AK Division ACC
USSA Alaska Division Board of Directors
President: Lex Patton
Vice President: Bobby Stone
Secretary: Amy Guse
Treasurer: Mary Thomas
Athlete Representative: Ashlee Weller
ACC Club Voting Members
Every U.S. Ski and Snowboard Member Club in Alaska, has one vote on the ACC.
Alyeska Ski Club (ASC): Lara Hildreth (proxy – Scott Zahn)
Arctic Valley Ski Club (AVSC): Luke Clement (proxy – Ray Leroy)
Hilltop Alpine Racing Team (HART): John DeHaven (proxy – Christina Gamez)
Juneau Ski Club (JSC): Randy Bates (proxy – Mike Satre)
Moose Mountain: Tara Bellion (proxy – Dawn Montanao)
UAA: Sparky Anderson (proxy – Anna Berecz)
Officials Chair – Brian Hartman
Alaska Division Officials Chair
The Officials Chair is responsible for the following:
- Scheduling and assignment of TD to US Ski and Snowboard events in the Alaska Division.
- Hosting and overseeing clinics and updates.
- Tracking of officials and certification levels. Check and review against national data base, working with the Park City office. Maintains record-keeping of exams.
- Mentoring and assisting officials with advancement and shadow opportunities.
- Shares information with AOEWG Western Region representative and participates in working groups.
Phone: 907 529 0748
USSA AK Division Clubs
Alyeska Ski Club (ASC)
PO Box 1070, Girdwood, AK 99587
Lara Hildreth, Executive Director
Scott Zahn, Alpine Program Director
Arctic Valley Ski Club (AVSC)
Luke Clement, Program Director
Ray Leroy, Head Coach
Juneau Ski Club (JSC)
17025 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801
Randy Bates, Head Coach
Hilltop Alpine Race Team (HART)
7015 Abbott Road, Anchorage, AK 99516
John DeHaven, Program Director
Other AK Clubs
Hillberg Youth Ski Team
Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson
PO Box 670698, Chugiak, AK 99567
Bobby Stone, Co-President