Clearwater Ski and Sports Club-Ski Trips-Officers Appointed
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President -- Tom Morris
Tom is a long time Florida transplant from Camden New Jersey. He started skiing at an early age and has skied all over the U.S. and Canada. Tom and his wife Eileen reside in Crystal Beach and he is a new trip leader.  When not snow skiing, Tom enjoys water skiing, scuba diving, spear fishing and playing guitar in a local band.

Vice President -- Open

Secretary -- Jacki Gehring
Jacki came to Florida in 1972 from Westlake, Ohio.  She started snow skiing in the early 1990’s and was hooked when she skied out west and in Canada.  She joined the Snow Sharks on their 2020 Snowmass trip and had a great time. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, gardening, rollerblading, walking or biking our beautiful parks.  Her indoor passions are Painting and Teaching Decorative Painting/Mixed Media Art.  Jacki is excited to be a contributing member of this great club.  

Treasurer -- Lynn Pierce
Lynn is a long time Florida transplant from Groveport, Ohio. She started skiing in 1986 but became a more active skier after meeting her husband, Fred, in 1992. Together they have skied both the Eastern and Western US. She and Fred live in Palmetto. She also enjoys cooking, kayaking, camping, boating, fishing, reading, and volunteering for our community.

FSC Delegate -- Steve Hodges
Steve is a native Floridian and comes to our club with a varied and multi-faceted background. He went to The Citadel, served in the U.S. Army and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He has many interests that keep him busy all year including several local military organizations. He loves that sport of snow skiing and looks forward to heading out to the slopes in the winter months.

The positions below are appointed by the Board --
They are the existing and new appointees.

Trip Coordinator (appointed)-- Polly Trautweiler
A member since 1999, Polly has been membership chairman, V.P., President and now Trip Coordinator.  She has led 14 trips over the past 20 years, both domestic and International.  She and Bruce value the friendships they have made with club members and love skiing and traveling with them
Newsletter (appointed) -- JoAnne Laflin
JoAnne started skiing in 2003 and skiing has become one of her greatest passions.  She and her husband Patrick joined the Snow Sharks four years ago for the trip to Big Sky in 2013.   They have enjoyed many ski trips and social events with the club and have made some wonderful friends.  However, JoAnne reminds herself that there’s no waiting for friends on a powder day and she is ok with that.

Al Knox
Web Site (appointed) -- Al Knox
Al has been our webmaster for the past 13 years and a Snow Shark for 17. When he is not working on the website, he and his wife Helen love to travel the world. He is always looking for suggestions on how to make the website better.

In addition, Terry Murphy designed and created our website. Thanks again Terry.

Marketing Director (appointed) - Open

Facebook Manager (Appointed) - Fred Pierce
Fred migrated with his parents to Florida from Vermont in 1963. He taught himself to snow ski in Vermont when he was about 6 years old. After moving to Florida, he enjoyed water skiing for a few years. In 1979, he ski bummed the entire winter at Sugarbush , Vt. Besides skiing, he has a passion for scuba diving, spearfishing, boating, kayaking, socializing and  volunteering for environmental projects. He resides in Palmetto, FL with his wonderful wife, Lynn.
DAV Rep (appointed) - Denise McDonald