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



Voting Members:

Chair: Bill Slattery, Buffalo Grove, IL

Kevin Jardine, Carbondale, CO (Adaptive)

Darryl Landstrom, Wayzata, MN (Alpine)

Martina Lussi, (Jumping/Nordic Combined)

Tom Kelly, Park City, UT (Staff liaison)

TBD (Snowboarding)

Gary Black, Sun Valley, ID (Research specialist)

Tom West, Ishpeming, MI (At-large)

Cami Thompson Graves, Hanover, NH (Cross Country)

TBD (At-large)

Chris Seemann, Winter Park, CO (Freestyle)

Tom Yaps, Los Angeles, CA (Freeskiing)

John Jacobs, Queensbury, NY (Industry Representative)

Staff Members, non-voting:

Brian Krill (Coaches’ liaison)

Robert Lazzaroni (Nordic liaison)

Katie Fieguth (Freestyle/Freeskiing)

Abbi Nyberg (Snowboarding)

Jeff Weinman (Multi-sport)

Kate Anderson (Athletes Giving Back liaison)