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 501c7 non-profit – EIN 92-6002821.
Affiliate Agreement with US Ski and Snowboard [PDF]
ACC By-Laws [PDF]
USSA AK Division
Alpine Competition Committee (ACC) Administrator:
Telephone: 907 223 0858
321 W. Cottonwood, Hailey, ID 83333
AK Division ACC
USSA Alaska Division Board of Directors
Chair: Lara Hildreth
Vice President: Brian Hartman
Secretary: Amy Guse
Treasurer: Mary Thomas
Athlete Representative: Ashlee Weller
ACC Club Voting Members
Alyeska Ski Club (ASC): Lara Hildreth (proxy – Jen Danza)
Arctic Valley Ski Team (AVST): Michael Radford (proxy – Mark Dehertogh)
Hilltop Alpine Racing Team (HART): John DeHaven
Juneau Ski Club (JSC): Kevin Stell (proxy – Randy Bates)
Moose Mountain: Reini Neuhauser (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
Arctic Valley Ski Team (AVST)
Michael Radford, Head Coach – (909) 806-9775
Luke Clement, Board – (907) 230-1149
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