Board of Trustees

Advisory Board

Walt Brett

Geoff Buchheister Past President

Russ Coburn, Past President

Tom Eastwood, Past President

Mark J. Fischer

Jim Gaddis, Past President

Caron Keim Past President

Becky Kearns

Michelle MacDonald O’Brien

Coleen Reardon

Shannon Bahrke Happe

Past Board Members

Robbie Beck

Kathie Dullanty

Mark Eaton

Mike Goar

Don Mealing

David G. Moore

Coleen Reardon

Sarah Tueting

Fred Vallejo

Jaime Pack

Trace Worthington

President

  • Two time Olympian
  • Seven time World Freestyle Champion
  • U.S. Ski Hall of Famer
  • Sports Broadcaster Most recent project: traveling the globe as a host for Redbull TV and Fox for the 10 stop Red Bull cliff diving World Series

Bill Pidwell

Vice President & Treasurer

Partner, Physician Holdings LLC & Physician, IHC

Richard Sheinberg

Secretary

Principal, Utah Pacific Partners

Richard Sheinberg has resided in Summit County as a full time resident for almost fifteen years. He holds a JD and LLM from New York University School of Law. Since relocating to Utah, he has been involved in diverse real estate transactions which run the gamut from land entitlement, luxury home construction, commercial development and the rehabilitation as a luxury condominium residence of a 60,000 square foot former VA Hospital building located high in the Avenues historic district of Salt Lake City. Prior to moving to Utah, Mr. Sheinberg practiced transactional law as a partner at a New York law firm. He left the fulltime practice of law to become a senior executive in a world-wide cosmetics, fragrance and consumer products business. Mr. Sheinberg is a founding member of the Summit Land Conservancy. He is also a member of Board of the Summit Land Conservancy, a past Board Chair of the Kimball Art Center and of the Stratton Mountain School in Stratton Mountain Vermont. He and his wife Jill participate in numerous outdoor activities including hiking, skiing, bicycling and adventure travel.

Tom Pettigrew

At Large Executive Committee

Senior Director, Skier Services, Vail Resorts

Scott Dubois

Scott DuBois is a partner with the Park City Based law firm Wrona DuBois.  Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Scott was a partner at Snell & Wilmer, a large regional firm with over 400 attorneys in several western states and Mexico.  He has extensive experience representing corporations, small businesses and individuals.  Scott has been named by Utah Business Magazine as one of Utah’s “Legal Elite” in Civil Litigation each year from 2011 through 2016.

In addition to serving on the YSA Board, Scott is very active in the Park City community.  He was the President of the Park City Bar Association from 2003 to 2004 and was a board member from 2012 through 2015.  He has provided ongoing pro bono legal services to the Park City Foundation and is active in the Rotary Club of Park City. Scott has also served as a board member for several Park City based non-profit organizations, including the Park City Medical Center Foundation.

Kristen Fletcher

Chairman and CEO, ABN AMRO Inc. (Retired)

Gregory Golding

Greg has been with UBS Financial Services since 1989. As Senior Vice President – Investments, he is a member of the President’s council, has served on the IRA Rollover Advisory Council, and the Investment Consulting Services Advisory Council. As part of Mogul Greg handles Retirement Services and Lending Solutions. He earned a BA in Economics from Tulane University. Greg is a Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®), completed at the Wharton School of Business.

Greg currently splits time between New Orleans, LA and Park City, UT.

Thor Kallerud

Director of Research, Wasatch Advisors

• Managing Director, Stifel Financial Corp.
• Founding Partner, Thomas Weisel Partners
• Alpine Men’s Head  Coach, U.S. Ski Team

Education:
University of California, Berkeley, Master's in Engineering University of Utah, B.S. in Engineering

Mr. Kallerud joined Wasatch Advisors as the Director of Research in August of 2013 from Stifel Financial Corp., where he was Managing Director in institutional sales.  Prior to Stifel Financial, he was a Founding Partner of Thomas Weisel Partners, which came public in 2006 and was acquired by Stifel in 2010.  He began his financial career in 1995 at Montgomery Securities in San Francisco.

Mr. Kallerud earned an undergraduate degree in Engineering from the University of Utah.  He also holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

Thor is a native on Kongsberg,  Norway and came to the U.S. in 1981 to study engineering and alpine ski race at the University of Utah.  From 1990 to 1995, Thor was the Alpine Men’s Head Coach for the U.S. Ski Team including  Head Coach at the 1992 Alberville and 1994 Lillehammer Olympics.  Thor is married to Barbie Patterson Kallerud, originally from Sun Valley, ID and they have two kids; Tori (1996) and Bjorn (1992).

Brian Knepper

Mr. Knepper serves on the Board of Governors at The Johns Hopkins

Hospital Heart and Vascular Institute as well as being the former chair
of the external advisory committee of The Charles Bronfman Institute for
Personalized Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York.

Mr. Knepper founded STAT+MD after 10 years working at Columbia Management,
the asset management arm of Bank of America, and 5 years at a publicly
traded company.  Mr. Knepper received a B.A. in Neuroscience with a
minor in Biology from Bowdoin College and an M.B.A. from New York
University.

Rachel McAree

Rachel is from Greenwich, Connecticut. She attended Manhattanville College and graduated with a B.F.A. in Fine Arts. She pursued a career in Financial and Entertainment Insurance in New York City, was a Real Estate Land Broker in Miami, Florida and worked with a real estate Equity Fund in New York City. Rachel had a nine- year involvement with the American Red Cross of Greater New York, and chaired the Red and White Ball twice.  She served on the Board of Trustees for four years, including Vice Chairman, Chair of Development and Community Presence, Ball Liaison, member of the Nominating Committee and the Executive Board. She moved to Park City four years ago.  Rachel is now a member of the Foundation Board for Park City Hospital for the past two years and is currently a co-chair for the Park City Hospital Campaign Task Force.

Jodie Rogers

Snow Park and Empire Canyon Lodges Executive Chef, Deer Valley Resort

Jodie Rogers serves as the executive chef of Snow Park and Empire Canyon Lodges. Rogers’ job as executive chef entails operations of all Snow Park and Empire Canyon Lodges restaurants and food events, including breakfast and lunch cuisine in the Snow Park Restaurant and Empire Canyon Grill; cuisine for the child care and ski school programs; après-ski appetizers in the EBS Lounge, Seafood Buffet, Fireside Dining, Deer Valley Grocery~Café and The Brass Tag. Rogers also spends her summers overseeing all banquets at the resort.

Rogers, a native of Australia, spent five winters as an employee of Deer Valley serving as the manager of the employee dining program as well as an assistant sous chef and then sous chef at Snow Park Lodge. She was promoted to Snow Park Executive Chef in December 2000, the Empire Canyon Lodge was added to her responsibilities in 2002, the Deer Valley Grocery~Café in 2010 and most recently, The Brass Tag at the Lodges at Deer Valley in 2014. Rogers boasts a 20-year cooking career that includes stints in several hotels in Sydney, Australia and working as head chef at Australia’s Charlotte Pass Resort. In both 1994 and 1998 she was part of the cooking teams that took the Australian Salon Culinare, Restaurant of Champions gold medal. She successfully opened Toast Bar and Restaurant in London, England in 1999. Rogers was invited to cook on NBC’s Today Show in March of 2014.

In addition to her many roles at Deer Valley, Rogers is the current co-president of the Park City Area Restaurant Association, Vice Chairperson for the new Summit Community Gardens at volunteers for the EATS program at local schools.

Rogers currently resides near Park City with her husband Michael, son Graham and daughter Remy. Favorite activities include skiing, snowshoeing, mountain biking, running half marathons, hiking, traveling, rock climbing, cooking with her kids.

Emily Fisher

Ex Officio Member, YSA Executive Director

Hannah Kearney

Board Member

After competing in 3 Olympic Games and winning 2 Olympic medals, Hannah retired from mogul skiing in 2015. Upon retirement from athletics, Hannah relocated from Vermont to Park City and graduated from Westminster College with a degree in Marketing. Currently Hannah is the Freestyle Athlete Representative on the FIS Athletes' Commission, as well as a newly elected member of the FIS Council. She is also studying to become a certified personal trainer.