About Us


The mission of the Western Region ACC is to:
1.  Promote elite level alpine competition within the boundaries of the Western Region, recognizing the
     region’s role at the elite level and the division’s role at the elite level of the sport
2.  Coordinate the efforts of the five divisions within the Western Region
3.  Promote the development of elite athletes from the five divisions of the Western Region
4.  Maintain a governance structure that provides for the collective needs of the five western divisions, and
     represents the five western divisions to the Alpine Sport Committee for Alpine as a subcommittee
     of that committee


Regional Staff

Western Region Director
Bill Gunesch
435.602.2759 Mobile

Western Region Competition Manager
Gwynn Watkins
435.647.2070 Office
435.714.2964 Mobile
435.940.2810 Fax

Western Region Coach 
Will Brandenburg                            

Western Region Junior Development Coach
Jeff Pickering



Divisional Managers and Offices

Alaska Division                                  Northern Division
Natalie Osborn                                          Sherri Hale
907.223.0858                                      406.871.7429                                            

Far West Division                               Pacific Northwest Division
Lucy Schram                                              Paul Mahre 
530.559.4130                                       509.445.4454                                              

Intermountain Division
Carma Burnett


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