Tag Archives: Jamie Schectman

Community Ski Areas at Risk

11 Jul 2017

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Mountain Rider’s Alliance hosted our first annual Summer Shredfest in June 2017. The weekend included several on-snow events at Beartooth Basin. We wanted to include an educational component to bring more awareness to the challenges and opportunities facing community ski area. The symposium begins with an introduction by MRA CEO Jamie Schectman, followed by a Keynote […]

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My Climate Reality Leadership Training by Jamie Schectman

15 Mar 2017

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Earlier this month, I had the distinct honor of attending The Climate Reality Project’s Leadership Corps training in Denver, Colorado. Al Gore founded The Climate Reality Project in 2011, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society. The goal of […]

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Picture of the Week

28 Jan 2017

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Jamie Schectman in the Eastern Sierra this week. Photo courtesy of Nick Dybsky. 

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Picture of the Week

20 Aug 2016

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Jamie Schectman enjoying the La Hoya Sidecountry, Argentina. Photo courtesy of My Happy Path Photography.

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Picture of the Week

21 May 2016

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Corn harvest in the Eastern Sierra. Photo courtesy of Jamie Schectman. 

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Antelope Butte Foundation Update

28 May 2015

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In March, Mountain Rider’s Alliance CEO Jamie Schectman was hired as the Antelope Butte Foundation‘s Executive Director. MRA and ABF have been collaborating since 2012 on the project. Antelope Butte Foundation goal is to reopen their ski area, that last operated in 2004. Located at 8,400 feet in the Big Horns on northern Wyoming, Antelope […]

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CEO Jamie Schectman Nominated for SAMMY Award

8 Apr 2014

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Written By: Colin Korst For those of you unfamiliar, Ski Area Management, or SAM, is a publication that is considered “The Voice of the Mountain Resort Industry.” Now in its 50th year of operation, this online and print magazine is well respected within ski resort circles. Each year dating back to 1998, SAM  has given out […]

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Picture of the Week

21 Jul 2013

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Jamie Schectman on the Kenai Peninsula. Photo courtesy of Abe Alongi. 

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Picture of the Week

6 Oct 2012

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Jamie Schectman at Las Leñas, Argentina. Photo courtesy of My Happy Path Photography.

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Picture of the Week

21 Jul 2012

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SkiEO David “Gomez” Johnson enjoys the last rays of sun at Thompson Pass, Alaska. Photo courtesy of Jamie Schectman.   

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Thoughts on Sunshine Village’s Troubles and How We Can Move Forward

1 Feb 2011

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An opinion piece by Jamie Schectman, co-founder of Mountain Rider’s Alliance As a result of the brewing controversy over the firings of seven Sunshine Village Ski Patrol, I felt it was important to discuss the situation and hopefully take something positive out of it. THE INCIDENT First let’s bring everyone up to speed on what […]

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