Summary of the Feasibility Study Report
We appreciate your participation and feedback provided as part of the Feasibility Study to help determine the opinions of program supporters, area residents, and civic/governmental leaders for a proposal to complete urgent facility improvements and potentially renovate/rebuild the chalet. It is now time to share the results of the study, to share the progress made since the study was completed, and to outline the next steps as the process moves forward.
In This Document You Will Find...
2018 – 2019 Mount Ski Gull Board of Directors
Brent Wizcek, President
Dan Whirley, Vice President
Andy Hayes, Dir of Board Dev
Phil Saari, Treasurer
Shana Krantz , Secretary
John Linn, Justin Pape, Sean Kaneski,
Ginny Knudson, Ted Schaefer,
David Ude, Jarrod McKinney
Our Treasured Resource In Transition
Carrie Wood-Grillo is the new Executive Director for Mount Ski Gull (MSG). Carrie and her family have lived in the Brainerd Lakes Area for more than 15 years where they own and operate Minnesota Hockey Camps, the premiere summer hockey camp in North America.
Carrie was previously the Executive Director for Hartnelldown Foundation for over 5 years. Her experience with recreational management and nonprofits will help MSG grow and achieve a brighter and more stable future.
“This is an exciting time for Mount Ski Gull and I am very proud to be a part of it,” Carrie said. “The Brainerd Lakes Area understands that MSG is a unique and special place for families and children. It’s very humbling to watch a community commit to Mount Ski Gull and carry on from the point of surviving to thriving. The road ahead is going to be awesome!”
Joining Carrie, is Mata Agra as Director of Programming and Hill . Mata’s emphasis will be on creating, sustaining and growing all programs at MSG that help strengthen community outreach in response to MSG’s mission statement.
Mata will also oversee all day-to-day activities at the hill including employee management, safety protocol and ski/snowboard schools. Mata is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College where shewasamemberandcaptainofthecross-country,Nordicskiing,andtrackandfieldteams. Her experiences, education and enthusiasm make her a perfect fit for this new position at MSG.
Key Findings from the Feasibility Study Demographics