Entries by Kristi J

Snow Pro Library Puts PSIA-AASI Resources at Your Fingertips

With PSIA-AASI’s new Snow Pro Library, all of the association’s digital resources can be easily viewed on your computer, or on your smartphone/tablet as part of a free app for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire users. The magazine and catalog are, of course, accessible by all members. The digital editions of the Alpine Technical Manual, […]

History Of The Foundation

HISTORY OF THE FOUNDATION The Education Foundation was established in 1994 to provide financial assistance to PSIA/AASI-W  instructors looking to enhance their personal growth and further their careers in snow sports instruction. The mission of the Foundation is to provide education opportunities for professional ski and snowboard instructors.Examples of some of our projects: Supported consistent and […]

Scholarship Application

The Sodergren Scholarship is designed to give ‘career’ instructors an opportunity to attend a Multi-day clinic, such as National Academy, or the PSIA/AASI Spring Convention, or other full immersion clinic opportunities that will enhance personal and professional growth. The ideal is to reward dedicated instructors with a potentially ‘life changing’ event. The Foundation Board has allocated @ […]

Mountain Bike Clinic September 23rd

Missing the snow? So are we. That’s why many skiers and snowboarders turn to mountain biking in the summer! Whether you are experienced, or have never been mountain biking before, this event at Northstar is open to all! Members will receive a $40 discount. Learn valuable tips from seasoned instructors, and push yourself in the […]

Western Division Welcomes Nicholas Herrin – New Chief Executive Officer

We are pleased to announce that over the weekend, the PSIA-AASI Board of Directors named Nicholas Herrin, a snowsports-industry leader with senior management experience in resort management and snowsports education, to join the Professional Ski Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors as our new chief executive officer. Nick will join PSIA-AASI on July 18, […]

PSIA-AASI 2016-2020 National Team

  A big CONGRATULATIONS to our Western Division members, Heidi Ettlinger, Robin Barnes, Ryan Christofferson, and Joshua Spoelstra for making the 2016-2020 PSIA-AASI National Team !!!! An inspiration to us all!

Spring Convention 2016 Recap

THANK YOU for a very successful 2016 Spring Convention at Squaw Valley, CA. We had over 300 attendees and hosted a variety of clinics for Snowboard, Alpine, Telemark, Adaptive, Childrens, Seniors, and Freestyle.  A big thanks to Squaw Valley Ski Resort and all the staff, volunteers, and members who made the event possible!   Mark your calendars for […]