Meet The Pine Mountain Golf & Ski Resort TeamMichael Cameron- General Manager
Mike started his career in the late 70’s as a ski instructor, groomed the slopes of Vail Mountain in the early 80’s and has since played a key role in managing the operations and development of both Ski & Golf properties throughout the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
His hands on management style is driven by his lifelong passion for the industry. He joined the team at Pine Mountain & Timberstone in the fall of 2012.
Beth Chanlynn- Banquet and Events Manager
Beth began her employment at Pine Mountain Resort in 1987 as a ski instructor and has held several positions at the resort over the years. She is an avid skier and golfer and brings enthusiasm and experience to the marketing and banquet departments. She looks forward to working with you to plan your group ski trip, wedding, class reunion, office get together, business meeting or party of any kind.
Tyler Swanson- Marketing and Promotions Manager
Literally growing up on the slopes, Tyler has been skiing and snowboarding at Pine Mountain since he was 3 years old. Working as an instructor during the winters from 2000-2004, he went off to college and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 2009. While attending school Tyler continued working in both instruction and terrain park design, where after graduation he then went into sales and marketing job opportunities. Tyler returned to Pine Mountain the summer of 2015. Along with promotions and marketing for Pine Mountain and Timberstone, he can be found working in all areas of the resort. Tyler wants to make sure Pine Mountain Golf & Ski Resort is the best place for you and your family!
Scion Petrick- Executive Chef
Scion is the culinary director of the resort and driving force behind Famers unique and ever-changing menu. He has over twenty years food service experience and has been on staff at Pine Mountain for eight years. Scion directs and prepares all or our banquet specialties. Scion enjoys creating new dishes and menu items, bringing his outstanding taste to Famers Legendary Food & Spirits.
Courtenay Nokes- Food Service and Beverage Manager
Courtenay was born and raised in the Iron Mountain area. She has been with Pine Mountain for nine years and has been in the food and beverage industry for a total of thirty years. You will most likely find her in Famers Restaurant or the Sitzmark Lounge. Courtenay’s goal is to provide you with a fresh and exciting dining experience unlike any other in the area – Enjoy your stay!
Kristen Reed- Guest Services Manager
Kristen joined the Pine Mountain Resort team in 2003. She is enthusiastic about her job and is devoted to serving our customers to her fullest potential. She is here to assist you with all of your lodging needs. Whether you’re just passing through for a night, planning a weekend getaway, a mini family vacation, or are interested in our long term options. Kristen truly enjoys helping people, meeting new faces and being that familiar face for those who return to enjoy our services year after year. It is her goal to make anyone who calls on the phone and everyone who walks through our doors feel as comfortable and welcome as possible. Kristen invites you to book with us today, start making new, fun and exciting memories and become a part of our amazing Pine Mountain Family!
Larry Short- TimberStone Golf Professional
Larry is originally from Chicago, Illinois and has been with Pine Mountain and TimberStone for six years. He oversees the daily lift ticket sales and rental department during the winter months and is the golf professional at TimberStone during the summer. Larry looks forward to seeing you on the slopes and at the course.
Mike Walla- Snowsports Rental Shop
Mike has recently moved to Iron Mountain from the great State of Colorado and is excited to spend his first U.P. winter at Pine Mountain Resort. Mike enjoys skiing, Red Wings Hockey and giant plates of pasta. Mike is happy to be part of the Pine Mountain team and is anxious to meet our local and visiting friends.
Kevin Kretz- TimberStone Superintendent
Kevin has been the superintendent at TimberStone since March 2015. Kevin most recently worked at Walnut Creek Country Club in South Lyon, MI. Prior to that he has been in south west MI and as far south as Bowling Green KY. Kevin is from Saginaw, MI where he started in the turf industry at the two golf courses his family owns. Kevin went to Michigan State University for Turfgrass Management for Golf Courses. Kevin looks forward to seeing you on the course!
Bud & Denise DeLano - Ski School Directors
Bud and Denise DeLano are in their 10th season managing the Pine Mountain Golf & Ski Resort Ski and Snowboard School. They each have 20+ years of Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) certified teaching experience, beginning their snowsports careers in northern New Hampshire in the early 1990s. They Have great enthusiasm and passion for helping people of all ages and abilities learn to ski, or improve their skiing. The entire Pine Mountain Ski and Snowboard Staff shares this enthusiasm and looks forward to helping you achieve your skiing and snowboarding goals.
Bud and Denise also manage Moving Mountains Adaptive Program (MMAP), a group of highly skilled volunteers dedicated to bringing the sport of skiing to physically and/or cognitively disabled children and adults. MMAP is entering its 6th season of sharing the exhilaration of alpine skiing with their students.
Scion Petrick - Executive Chef