The business and affairs of the Association shall be managed by a Board of Directors consisting of no less than five (5) or no more than nine (9) Directors, each of whom shall be an individual employed by a Full Member in the lift department or as an instructor of Ski Area Operations.

Jeff Marzka – President
Park City Mountain Resort
Senior Lift Operations Manager
435-615-8078 (office)

Troy Frutiger - Vice President
Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Advanced Lift Mechanic
970-349-2222 (office)

Andy Birch – Treasure
Ski Granby Ranch
Lift Ops. Mgr./Journeyman Lift Main.
970-887-5148 (office)

John Young – Secretary
Telluride Ski Resort
Resort Services Director
970-728-7416 (office)

Blaine Faulkner – Chairman
Ski Granby Ranch
Lift Maintenance Manger
970-887-5154 (office)

Michael Lane – NSAA Liaison
National Ski Areas Association
Director of Technical Services
720-963-4210 (office)

Brian Rosser – Educational Liaison
Colorado Mountain College
Associate Professor of Ski Area Operations
719-486-4228 (office)

Andy Barber – Manufacturing Rep.
Leitner-Poma of America, Inc.
Field Engineer
970-244-9739 (office)

Joe Klosterman – Board Member
Beaver Creek Resort
Senior Lift Maintenance Manager
970-754-5144 (office)

Corey Lollar – Board Member
Loveland Ski Area (formerly)
Lift Operations Supervisor

Benjamin Marquez - Board Member

Kevin Strickland – Board Member
Steamboat Ski Resort
Master Mechanic Lift Maintenance
970-879-61111 (office)

Scott Uren – Board Member
Arapahoe Basin
Lift Maintenance Supervisor
970-513-5728 (office)

John Beckson – Friend of the Board
Keystone Resort
Lift Maintenance Lead
970-496-3546 (office) 

Jessi Crandall – Friend of the Board
Sandia Peaks Ski & Tram
Operations Assistant Manager
505-856-1532 (office)

Mike Gierach – Friend of the Board
Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Lift Operations Manager
970-349-2380 (office)

Greg Larder - Friend of the Board
Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Lift Operations
(970) 349-2380

Daniel Last – Friend of the Board
Telluride Ski Resort
Lift Operations Manager
970-728-7359 (office)

Darren Northwood – Friend of the Board
Park City Mountain Resort
Lift Operations Manager
435-647-5493 (office)

Phil Patterson – Friend of the Board
Vail Ski Resort
Lift Maintenance Director
970-754-4160 (office)

Paul Rauschke – Emeritus
Colorado Mountain College (Retired)
719-530-1795 (office)

Rob Thomas – Emeritus
Winter Park Resort (Retired)
970-531-3130 (office)

The RMLA Board is always interested in hearing your opinions, needs and suggestions. Please reach out to any Board members listed above with your comments regarding the organization. 

The RMLA Board typically meets six-eight times per year to plan and develop all aspects of the annual spring conference including the class line-up, presenters and potential sponsors. Your input is vital to the continued growth and success of this event and we welcome your thoughts and suggestions.