NSP Safety Team

Mission Statement
The NSP Safety Team is comprised of industry leaders and experts in education and mountain safety for employees and guests. The Team upholds NSP’s mission and represents all NSP members by demonstrating the highest level of patroller skills and commitment to creativity and integrity.

Vision Statement
The NSP Safety Team will be the leader in mountain safety, education, awareness and hazards reduction.

Safety Team member responsibilities include:

  • Promotion of safety for patrollers, resort employees and the public
  • Representation of division interests to national committees
  • Distribution of safety items
  • Promotion of Safety Week and Safety Month
  • Collaboration with PSIA/AASI, NSAA and regional ski associations to achieve and maintain consistent safety messaging
  • Promotion and support of NSP programs, events and initiatives
  • Promotion and support of NSP and Safety Team sponsors
  • Support of safety awareness issues and trends within the snowsports and bike industries

Safety Videos
Click on the links below to view videos with important ski safety information. Be sure to share them with your friends!
Blue is a Blue

Backcountry Safety

Lids on Kids

Safety Team Division Leadership

National Advisor: Mike Husar
Nicholas Pulice
: Kevin McQuillan
Eastern: Melinda Mingus
Intermountain: Gary Wilson
Northern: TBD
Pacific Northwest: Jodie Jeffers
Far West: TBD
Rocky Mountain: David Hickey
Southern: Brett Henyon
Pro: Matt Chaffin