Management Team

Although Charles Skinner is responsible for the overall direction and leadership of the business, the ski area depends on contributions from a wide range of managers and key staff, many of whom have been major contributions to the ski area for years or decades.

Lutsen Mountains

Jim Vick
General Manager and Marketing Director

Amanda Plummer
Assistant General Manager

Kathy Buckman
Human Resources Director

Brian Sherburne
Guest Services Manager

Charlotte Skinner
Vice-President of Finance

Trisha Harrison
Accounting Clerk & Accounting Administrator

Jim Marxer
Technology & Security Director 

Madeline Stuart
Guest Services Manager

Nick Spriggs
Lift Operations Manager

Solveig Vick
Ski Patrol Director

Dave Sontag
Maintenance Department Manager

John Thompson
Rental Shop Manager

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Food & Beverage Manager


Eagle Ridge Resort

Front Desk Manager

Sarah Smith
Quality Control Director


Housekeeping Manager