Mount Snow Management Team

The Mount Snow management team has a combined 178 years of experience in the ski and hospitality industry, and they average 10 years experience at Mount Snow.

Kelly Pawlak, General Manager
Ms. Pawlak joined Mount Snow in 1985 and became the general manager in 2005.  In her position, she oversees all operations at Mount Snow.  Her past positions have included  Director of Resort Operations,  Director of Marketing and Sales, Director of Human Resources and Event Manager.  She holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Champlain College in Vermont.
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Dave Moulton, Director of Mountain Operations
Mr. Moulton has 30 years of experience in ski operations, including 8 years at Mount Snow.  He is responsible for all operations at the ski area including snowmaking, snow grooming, lift operations, ski patrol, security, parking and construction.  He has a degree from the University of Vermont.
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Erik Barnes, Director of Resort Operations
Mr. Barnes has been with Mount Snow for 27 years.  He is responsible for all resort operations including ski school, children’s programs, competitions programs,  guest services and retail.  He is also responsible for summer operations including the golf course and mountain biking programs.  He attended Western New England College, School of Business.
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Jim Costello, Director of Marketing
Mr. Costello has 26 years of experience in the ski industry.  In his role at Mount Snow he directs all marketing of the resort that includes print, internet and social media.  Mr. Costello also is responsible for all events at Mount Snow such as ski and freestyle competitions, mountain bike races and summer festivals.  He holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration and a major in marketing from West Virginia University.
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Mike Chase, Director of Technology
Mr. Chase has 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry.  In his role at Mount Snow, Mr. Chase oversees all Information Technology for the resort.  Along with Mr. Costello, he is responsible for internet and web marketing , as well as all in-house computer technology.  Mr. Chase attended the University of Las Vegas.
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Jason Palmer, Director of Food and Beverage
Mr. Palmer has 21 years experience in the food and beverage industry.  He is responsible for all food and beverage operations at the resort, which include 4 cafeterias, 5 restaurants and bars and several specialty food outlets.  He graduated with a B.A. degree from the University of Vermont.
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Chip Vicary, Controller and Director of Finance
Mr. Vicary has 30 years experience in the ski industry.  In his role he is responsible for all budgeting and finance reporting for Mount Snow.  He maintains compliance with state and federal regulators.  Mr. Vicary holds a B.S. degree from Michigan State University, and an MBA in Real Estate and Finance from Pennsylvania State University.
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