World Pro Ski Tour Staff
Event DirectorBarrett grew up ski racing at Buck Hill in Minnesota and started his coaching career there. He spent fifteen years in Telluride and Aspen as a program director and race coordinator. He is passionate about the WPST dual format and is excited to help bring this event, which is geared to spectators, back into ski racing. Besides skiing Barrett loves to golf and ride anything with two wheels.
PresidentEd Rogers is a legend in the skiing world following his twenty-year run as the director of a regional pro Tour starting in 1976 that grew to become the World Pro Ski Tour until 1998. Ed has been working to bring back the pro tour ever since and is now the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the WPST. He resides in Bath, ME where he owns and operates a restaurant in downtown Bath called JR Maxwell’s. He is very active in the local community, working to drive tourism and economic activity while still finding time to sail.
Equipment DirectorJohn Jacobs lives in Glens Falls, NY where he runs the world famous Reliable Racing Supply, a company that was started by his parents in 1969. His experience in pro tour skiing runs back to the days of Bob Beattie’s tour and he stayed involved through the 1980’s and 90’s. John still enjoys skiing and sailing.
Sponsorship Activation SpecialistA native of Fryeburg, Maine, Kevin works for Martignetti Companies, one of New England’s leading liquor distributors. He was a pro racer during the 1980’s and went on to take a position as an announcer and sponsorship activation specialist on Ed Rogers’ U.S. Pro Ski Tour in the 1990’s. Kevin enjoys skiing in the winter and car racing of all types in the summer.