Following is a complete outline of the USSA’s organizational awards, designed to honor athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers for service on behalf of our U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Freeskiing and U.S. Snowboarding athletes.  The manual is designed to assist in management of awards selection within your sport, and to represent your sport in selection of organizational awards.  

USSA Awards

USSA Awards Manual

Awards Nomination Form


USSA Awards Working Group

Voting Members

Chair: Bill Slattery, Buffalo Grove, IL

Kevin Jardine, Carbondale, CO (Adaptive)

Darryl Landstrom, Wayzata, MN (Alpine)

Martina Lussi, Lake Placid, NY (Jumping/Nordic Combined)

Tom Kelly, Park City, UT (Staff liaison)

Dylan Omlin, Truckee, CA (Snowboarding)

TBD (Research specialist)

Justin Koski, Ishpeming, MI (At-large)

Peter Graves, Hanover, NH (Cross Country)

Chris Seemann, Winter Park, CO (Freestyle)

Tom Yaps, New York, NY (Freeskiing)

John Jacobs, Queensbury, NY (Industry Representative)

TBD (At-large)

Non-voting Members

Kate Anderson (Athletes Giving Back liaison)

Jon Casson (Coaches’ liaison)

Katie Fieguth (Freestyle liaison)

Chip Knight (Alpine liaison)

Robert Lazzaroni (Nordic liaison)

Abbi Nyberg (Snowboarding & Freeskiing liaison)

Jeff Weinman (Multi-sport liaison)

Last revised 3/10/17