Gov. Rick Snyder makes reappointments to the Ski Area Safety Board

Thursday, May 31, 2018

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the reappointments of Timothy Meyer of Cadillac and James Bartlett of Harbor Springs to the Ski Area Safety Board.

The seven-member board works with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to oversee the operation of ski areas, surface and chair lifts and tow ropes.

"The work this board does allows Michiganders to safely enjoy one of the many winter activities Michigan has to offer, and I thank Timothy and James for serving," Snyder said.

Meyer is the mountain operations manager for Caberfae Peaks Ski & Golf Resort and is a member of the National Ski Patrol. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Aquinas College and will continue to represent Lower Peninsula ski area managers.

Bartlett is president of Nub’s Nob Ski Area where he recently retired as general manager. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University and will continue to represent Lower Peninsula ski area managers.

Meyer and Bartlett will serve four-year terms expiring June 8, 2021. Appointments are subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.

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