TEAM

An extended family drawn together by common passion for an active lifestyle.

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  • Leadership
  • Staff

Ian Anderson

Vice President, Public Relations

Ian Anderson

Vice President, Public Relations

Hometown

Richmond, VA

You can find me...

Trying to keep it rubber side down.

Melissa Atwood

Managing Director, Denver

Melissa Atwood

Managing Director, Denver

Hometown

Saco, ME

You can find me...

With sand between my toes near water to bask in.

Christine Carter

PR Director

Christine Carter

PR Director

Hometown

Littleton, MA

You can find me...

Beebopping around with my cartoon character of a mutt Burton Ernie and/or riding one up on the open road.

Michael Davies

Vice President, Operations and Finance

Michael Davies

Vice President, Operations and Finance

Hometown

Aspen, CO

You can find me...

Going too fast downhill, going too slow uphill, wrenching on old cars and chasing kids.

Alice Hackney

Controller

Alice Hackney

Controller

Hometown

Denver, CO

You can find me...

Crunching#, counting#, and otherwise outside playing on dirt and rock, uphill (+downhill?) skiing, or tubing the Crystal. Tubing is so fun.

Mel Haupt

Media Director

Mel Haupt

Media Director

Hometown

Breckenridge, CO

You can find me...

On an Alaskan cruise.

Charles Lozner

Vice President, Digital Media

Charles Lozner

Vice President, Digital Media

Hometown

Manlius, NY

You can find me...

Skiing, running, mountain biking or fishing in the backcountry around Carbondale.

Penn Newhard

President

Penn Newhard

President

Hometown

St. Louis, MO

You can find me...

With my family rambling around in the mountains

Sarah Pariseau

PR Director

Sarah Pariseau

PR Director

Hometown

Providence, RI

You can find me...

Brewery hanging, stocking my snack pack.

Nate Simmons

President

Nate Simmons

President

Hometown

Moved too often to say, now Carbondale CO

You can find me...

Bowhunting, fly-fishing or (more frequently) shaking up signature margaritas.

Janelle Sohner

PR Director

Janelle Sohner

PR Director

Hometown

Chickasaw, OH

You can find me...

Dancing across the porch as the radio plays.

Greg Williams

Vice President, Media

Greg Williams

Vice President, Media

Hometown

Lemoyne, PA

You can find me...

Playing hoops with my son.

Chuck Behrens

Manager, SEM

Chuck Behrens

Manager, SEM

Hometown

Boxford, MA

You can find me...

Battling altitude and science to create stellar homemade 'zzas (pizzas).

Tyler Berg

PR Account Manager

Tyler Berg

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Two Rivers, WI

You can find me...

Untangling a hopper-dropper rig I snagged on a riverbank.

Calvin Bond

Associate PR Account Director

Calvin Bond

Associate PR Account Director

Hometown

Alpharetta, GA

You can find me...

Beer walking and listening to Van Morrison.

Nathan Borowski

Senior PR Account Manager

Nathan Borowski

Senior PR Account Manager

Hometown

Grant, NE

You can find me...

Hunting with my wife, playing with my daughter, chasing my bloodhounds, or enjoying a drink on the hammock.

Kyle Broughton

Associate Media Director

Kyle Broughton

Associate Media Director

Hometown

Basalt, CO

You can find me...

Above treeline as the sun is rising and the world is waking up around me.

Clara Brown

Social Media Coordinator

Clara Brown

Social Media Coordinator

Hometown

Telluride, CO

You can find me...

Testing the limits of my air fryer.

Lindsay Brown

Media AP Manager / Minister of Stoke

Lindsay Brown

Media AP Manager / Minister of Stoke

Hometown

Minneapolis, MN

You can find me...

At the festival, up front in the mosh pit, or last person standing at the smoldering campfire, perferably in the middle of nowhere.

Mercedes Brown

Social Media Manager

Mercedes Brown

Social Media Manager

Hometown

Lansing, MI

You can find me...

Listening to deep house music while practicing yoga, surrounded by plants. Namaste!

Jen Burn

Associate PR Director

Jen Burn

Associate PR Director

Hometown

Nashville, TN

You can find me...

Listening to a true crime podcast while trail running with my favorite lab/hound mix.

Lesli Carlson

Senior PR Account Manager

Lesli Carlson

Senior PR Account Manager

Hometown

Park City, UT

You can find me...

On two planks going downhill, two wheels going up, or standing in a river with a rod trying to figure out how people actually catch fish.

Austin Caron

PR Account Manager

Austin Caron

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Chicago, IL

You can find me...

Bribing office dogs with peanut butter.

Waverly Chin

Senior Media Strategist

Waverly Chin

Senior Media Strategist

Hometown

Tallahassee, FL

You can find me...

On the phone with my mom. Hey Judy!!

Emma Cullen

Media Coordinator

Emma Cullen

Media Coordinator

Hometown

Berwyn, PA

You can find me...

On the ocean or in the mountains, always on a board.

John DiCuollo

PR Account Director

John DiCuollo

PR Account Director

Hometown

Philadelphia, PA

You can find me...

You can't find me...

Jennie Edwards

PR Account Manager

Jennie Edwards

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Fort Worth, TX

You can find me...

If you have found me, please alert my family. I don't know where I am either. See a tree, eat a leaf!

Annekë Efinger

Associate PR Account Manager

Annekë Efinger

Associate PR Account Manager

Hometown

Park City, UT

You can find me...

Explaining the keyboard shortcut for an umlaut.

Chase Ennis

Analytics Manager

Chase Ennis

Analytics Manager

Hometown

Boston, MA

You can find me...

On a walk.

Amanda Evertz

PR Account Manager

Amanda Evertz

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Irvine, CA

You can find me...

Trying to stream episodes of Iron Chef America while camping at 10,000ft.

Mariel Fulton

PR Account Manager

Mariel Fulton

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Louisville, CO

You can find me...

At Pepino's, sharing a slice of pizza with my pup, Jax.

Hayden Gamble

PR Account Coordinator

Hayden Gamble

PR Account Coordinator

Hometown

Chicago, IL

You can find me...

Bustin' out some groovy dance tunes and moves around the campfire.

Kenzie Genest

Associate Media Strategist

Kenzie Genest

Associate Media Strategist

Hometown

Arvada, CO

You can find me...

Full of pocket snacks in search of face shots.

Andrew Gerrie

PR Account Manager

Andrew Gerrie

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Austin, TX

You can find me...

Throwing dry flies on the Fork, hopelessly chasing elk in September, and covered in BBQ sauce at the Carbondale rodeo.

Kendall Gordon

Senior PR Account Manager

Kendall Gordon

Senior PR Account Manager

Sam Hale

Media Strategist

Sam Hale

Media Strategist

Hometown

Hamilton, NY

You can find me...

In some sort of competitive environment — whether it be spikeball, cornhole, Settlers of Catan, Hearts, ice hockey, pizza consumption or ultimate frisbee.

Josh Headley

PR Account Manager

Josh Headley

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Lansing, MI

You can find me...

Trying to use my hand as a map to describe the great state of Michigan.

Tony Hines

Manager, SEM

Tony Hines

Manager, SEM

Hometown

Richmond, VA

You can find me...

In the crowd at a music festival, or front row at the local venue.

Becca Holland

Senior Social Media Strategist

Becca Holland

Senior Social Media Strategist

Hometown

Basalt, CO

You can find me...

Shredding some pow then knocking back an après beer or exploring the Denver food scene.

Ben Holland

Operations Coordinator

Ben Holland

Operations Coordinator

Hometown

Basalt, CO

You can find me...

Getting reckless on two wheels or two skis

Billy Hulbert

Senior Affiliate Manager

Billy Hulbert

Senior Affiliate Manager

Hometown

Mount Laurel, NJ

You can find me...

Pushing the limits of "Fear - Death = Fun"

Mike Imes

PR Account Manager

Mike Imes

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Evergreen, CO

You can find me...

Exploring the ups and downs of big hills on slippery sticks.

Connor Jackson

Associate Media Director

Connor Jackson

Associate Media Director

Hometown

Glenwood Springs, CO

You can find me...

Downvalley.

Brent Jacoby

PR Account Coordinator

Brent Jacoby

PR Account Coordinator

Hometown

Wellesley, MA

You can find me...

Cutting "essential" items from my pack to fit more heavy camera gear.

Meg Kernahan

Senior Affiliate Manager

Meg Kernahan

Senior Affiliate Manager

Hometown

Chicago, IL

You can find me...

On a mountain or river by day, assembling a cheese board by night.

Patrick King

Associate PR Director

Patrick King

Associate PR Director

Hometown

Gorham, ME

You can find me...

In Colorado bragging about Maine. Or in Maine bragging about Colorado.

Max Krapff

Associate PR Account Manager

Max Krapff

Associate PR Account Manager

Hometown

Tulsa, OK

You can find me...

On the Fork catching 8" stockers while my wife catches hogs.

Natalie Krewin

Senior Media Strategist

Natalie Krewin

Senior Media Strategist

Hometown

Pittsburgh, PA

You can find me...

Outside. Usually in the woods.

Keile Kropf

Media Strategist

Keile Kropf

Media Strategist

Hometown

Aspen, CO

You can find me...

Not on I-70. Long live Carbondale!

Cory Lowe

PR Account Director

Cory Lowe

PR Account Director

Hometown

Bedford, NY

You can find me...

Chasing the 2 coolest kids on the planet.

Brita Luscher

Media Coordinator

Brita Luscher

Media Coordinator

Hometown

Nederland, CO

You can find me...

You can find me romping around with my dogs Floyd and Local.

Brandon Martinez

PR Account Coordinator

Brandon Martinez

PR Account Coordinator

You can find me...

On two wheels or one board, struggling on the uphill and probably going too fast downhill.

Sarah Owen

Affiliate Coordinator

Sarah Owen

Affiliate Coordinator

Hometown

Ashland, VA

You can find me...

Showing people pictures of my mini aussie (whether you asked or not).

Jeff Palmer

Senior Manager, SEM

Jeff Palmer

Senior Manager, SEM

Hometown

Shelburne, VT

You can find me...

Optimizing.

Nick Pinto

Associate Media Director

Nick Pinto

Associate Media Director

Hometown

Hingham, MA

You can find me...

Listening to banjo music.

Erin Price

Analytics Manager

Erin Price

Analytics Manager

Hometown

Austin, TX

You can find me...

Learning the ways of the Coloradans. And explaining to them that they don’t know squat about good Mexican food.

Madeline Pruneau

Associate Media Strategist

Madeline Pruneau

Associate Media Strategist

Hometown

Dallas, TX

You can find me...

Laser tagging.

Andy Ralston

Senior Marketing Manager

Andy Ralston

Senior Marketing Manager

Hometown

Grand Junction, CO

You can find me...

Scoping obscure Strava segments one moment and lecturing audiences on classical music the next.

Kearsley Robinson

Marketing Manager

Kearsley Robinson

Marketing Manager

Hometown

Summit, NJ

You can find me...

Enjoying a nice glass of red by the fire after a long day of skiing

Trey Robinson

PR Account Coordinator

Trey Robinson

PR Account Coordinator

Hometown

Aspen, CO

You can find me...

Chasing bugling elk with a stick and string.

Daniela Santos

PR Account Coordinator

Daniela Santos

PR Account Coordinator

Hometown

Wheat Ridge, CO

You can find me...

Easily emotional when watching films while also being a couch potato critic. I’ll admit it’s not the best combo.

Jenelle Scott

Associate PR Director

Jenelle Scott

Associate PR Director

Hometown

Linden, CA

You can find me...

In a puffy jacket...year-round.

Kate Sittler

Media Strategist

Kate Sittler

Media Strategist

Hometown

Clermont, GA

You can find me...

Looking for a Chick-fil-A.

Steven Stoker

Associate Media Director, Tourism

Steven Stoker

Associate Media Director, Tourism

Hometown

Lansing, MI

You can find me...

41 clicks deep on Wikipedia reading about the theorized social behavioral habits of “Star-Nosed Moles,” wondering how I got here.

Lizzie Strazza

Senior PR Account Manager

Lizzie Strazza

Senior PR Account Manager

Hometown

Denver, CO

You can find me...

Preparing for a client call or at Herbs Hideout.

Maggie Sweeney

Media Coordinator

Maggie Sweeney

Media Coordinator

Hometown

Greenwich, CT

You can find me...

Watching low-budget horror films.

Jill Thomas

PR Account Manager

Jill Thomas

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Concord, NH

You can find me...

Still trying to start the fire.

Meg Weldon

Senior PR Account Manager

Meg Weldon

Senior PR Account Manager

Hometown

Breckenridge, CO

You can find me...

Eating Taco Bell and petting my cat after a long hike. because, #balance.

Hanna Wilde

Affiliate Coordinator

Hanna Wilde

Affiliate Coordinator

Hometown

Greenville, SC

You can find me...

On a plane, reading a book, or on a plane reading a book!

Delaney Wood

PR Account Manager

Delaney Wood

PR Account Manager

Hometown

Denver, CO

You can find me...

Riding powder or chasing views.

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