Elections are Open — Meet the “Slate of Five”

As promised in previous Election articles, NH Region will bring news from Eastern Division, NSP or any other Division we find relevant for informing NH members while they consider who to cast votes on their ballot. Balloting will open late tonight at 6 PM. NSP will email your ballot invitation, which is an internet based ballot maintained and audited by a third party vendor specializing in certifying elections for non-profits and corporations.

Eastern Division is centering its election news on their Facebook page titled: Eastern Division of the National Ski Patrol. Visit anytime, they stated that videos and articles will be landing on their wall on a daily basis. Remember to LIKE the page if you visit.

Today Eastern Division debuted their first video, for Wendy Arnio

National Board Election Season has begun…

National Ski Patrol is once again in an election year for National Board representation. The NSP.ORG website debuted the 2017 CANDIDATES website where members may read the platform statements of each nominee.

The NSP Forum web page is also open again this year, where questions can be posted and candidate responses can be tracked. The forum allows multiple candidates to post their responses to member posed questions. NSP want to encourage discussions between the members and the candidates.

New Hampshire Region is dedicated to help our members learn about the candidates

In Memoriam: Michael Burns – Gunstock Patroller

With sadness, the Region would like to announce that longtime Gunstock Ski Patroller and NSP member Michael Burns died unexpectedly on Saturday, September 30th, 2017. He served as an Alpine Patroller at Gunstock in Gilford NH for 16 years.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday, October 10th from 4 PM to 7 PM at R.M. Edgerly and Son Funeral Home, 86 South Main Street, Rochester, NH. The funeral will be the next morning, Wednesday, October 11th at 10 AM, beginning at Trinity Anglican Church, Rochester Hill Road, Rochester, NH with Fr. Matthew Mirabile, pastor, officiating.

In Memoriam: Martha Larson, Ski Patroller

Martha Ellen Larson, 59, died unexpectedly on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at UMass Memorial Hospital, Worcester. She was born in Worcester, a daughter of the late Russell P. and Charlotte A. (Field) Larson. Martha was raised in the Quinsigamond Village area of Worcester and...

Senior OEC looking for HELP

Senior OEC is looking for HELP:  The program is preparing for the 2017 Senior OEC Emergency Medical Management EXAM on Sunday March 12th at Pat’s Peak.  The test is a logistical orchestration of volunteers that gather once per year to setup three Senior level...

OEC to EMT Transition Course

Early in the summer of 2015, after requests from numerous OEC Techs and ski patrol directors, we designed a course to take the OEC Tech to the EMT level.  With the help and support of OEC Instructors we performed a “Gap Analysis” and created a program that fills in...