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NSSRA Board of Directors Selects New Chair and Vice Chair

NSGA News • July 14, 2019


CONTACT: Julie Pitts, National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association President
(847) 296-6742, ext. 1180

MOUNT PROSPECT, ILLINOIS (July 15, 2019) – The National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association (NSSRA) selected Gordon Geiger of Geiger’s (Lakewood, Ohio) as Chair and Tom Fuerst of Pedigree Ski Shop (White Plains, New York) as Vice Chair at its June 11, 2019 Board of Directors meeting. Geiger and Fuerst will serve the NSSRA Board as the organization sharpens its strategic focus. Tracy Gibbons of Sturtevant’s (Bellevue, Washington) will continue to serve as Secretary/Treasurer.

Other members of the NSSRA Board are:

Tom Gately, Snow Merchandising Corp. (Springfield, Massachusetts)

Jon Morrill, Kittery Trading Post (Kittery, Maine)

Dave Nacke, Sports Specialists, Ltd. (Golden, Colorado)

Jenna Pate, Summit Sports/ (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan)

Robb Shepherd, Shepherd & Schaller (Wausau, Wisconsin)

Roger Sobotka, Paoli Pro Shop (Evansville, Indiana)

About the National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association

The National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association is a volunteer-led organization dedicated to growing snow sports participation and to support and educate specialty snow sports retailers. Since its founding in 1989, NSSRA has served as the voice of specialty retailers, representing their interests in issues that concern the specialty snow sports retail channel. NSSRA publishes research reports for specialty snow sports retailers, including the annual Sports Participation in Snow Sports report; the triennial Compensation and Benefits Report; and the annual Combined Indemnified Bindings List.