Meet the NSP staff

Rick Knight, Interim Executive Director
Rick has been a patroller since 1977 and is a member of the board of directors. He is serving as interim executive director until the board hires a new executive director. Email Rick.
Bill Finley, Finance Director
Bill Finley started as finance director with NSP in February 2016, and will oversee the budgeting for the NSP. Email Bill.

Sheila Summers, Member Services and Education Director
Sheila started with the NSP in spring 2015, and oversees all of NSP's curriculum-based education programs. Email Sheila.
Melanie Hood, Marketing and Development Director 
Melanie Hood joined the NSP staff in fall 2012, and is in charge of all NSP sponsorships/partnerships. Email Melanie.

Candace Horgan, Communications Manager
Candace joined the NSP staff in spring 2010, and oversees the production of Ski Patrol Magazine, the two catalogs, the Refresher Workbook, and writes press releases. Email Candace.

Josh Jacobson, Catalog Sales and Operations Director
Josh started with NSP in 2009, and oversees the buying and production for the fall and summer catalogs, as well as all catalog sales through NSP's Online Store. Email Josh.
Cheri Overton, Alumni and Awards Manager
Cheri has been with the NSP since 2007. Cheri is alumni membership processing and is the staff point of contact for award questions. Email Cheri.
Juliann Hudson, Senior Accountant
Juliann joined the NSP staff in March 2017 and keeps the NSP accounting records. Email Juliann.
Stephanie Zavislan, Accountant
Stephanie joined the NSP staff in spring 2017 as the staff accountant. Email Stephanie.
Kari Power, Executive Assistant and HR Manager
Kari joined the NSP staff in February 2017 and handles human resources matters, and is the executive assistant. Email Kari.
Rachel Crane, Marketing and Events Manager
Rachel has been with the NSP since 2011, manages meetings, events, and conferences, and provides support to the marketing and catalog departments. Email Rachel.

Andre Gonsalves, Brand and Marketing Specialist
Andre joined the NSP fresh out of college in 2016, and is in charge of graphic design and video. Email Andre.
Carol Hudson, Receptionist and Board of Directors Liaison
Carol has been with the NSP since 2005, and is the front desk person and works with the board and greets our members. Email Carol.
Rob Wilcox, Warehouse Supervisor 
Rob has been with the NSP since 2009, and is in charge of shipping orders from the NSP Online Store. Email Rob.
Kristen Pilkington, Education Records Specialist 
Kristen has been with the NSP since fall 2016, starting as a temp, and in spring 2017 was hired as education records specialist. Email Kristen.