The main goals of the Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen is to be home to the best trained and highest paid snowsprts pros in the industry. The Aspen Academy was founded in 1990 by the Aspen Highlands Ski School under the leadership of Steve Smart. In 1994, durring the restructure of the schools, Jerry Berg and his team, Julian Gregory and Sarah Richardson, adopted the name for the Ski Schools of Aspen Snowmass newly formed Training Department. The department was formed to make the goals of the school a reality.
Our school is now home to more Demo Team members, Examiners, and qualified trainers, then any other. Through the efforts of our international team of trainers the Ski & Snowboard School of Aspen Snowmass has become world renowned for the training opportunities and unique learning environment it provides. We hope you find the information contained in this site helpful and inspiring. As always and in support of our schools unique culture of open and honest feedback we welcome any suggestions you may have to make this training site more useful to our pros.
Training Director – Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen/Snowmass