Staff & Contractors

Executive Administration

Debra McGhan

Debra McGhan

AAIC Executive Director

Kyle Klause

Kyle Klause

AAIC Adminsitrative Assistant


Education and Outreach

Sarah Carter

Sarah Carter

AAIC Education Coordinator, AIARE Instructor, Founder of Valdez Avalanche Center

Mike Buck

Mike Buck

AAIC Instructor 2018/Backcountry Safety Education Contractor

Kyle Sobek

Kyle Sobek

AAIC Instructor 2018, Level 1 AIARE

Jacob Swartz

Jacob Swartz

AAIC Instructor 2018, Level 3 AIARE

Jonathan Cromwell

Jonathan Cromwell

AAIC Instructor 2018, Level 2 AIARE, AIARE ITC, WFR, CAA Industry Level 1, Canadian AST 1

Meredith Condon

Meredith Condon

AAIC Instructor 2018, AIARE Level 1, NOLS Pro Level 2 Avalanche Cert, EMT, W-EMT, Rigging for Rescue

Trevor Grams

Trevor Grams

AAIC Instructor 2018, AIARE Level 1, WFR


Snow Scientists and Forecasters

Ryan Van Luit

Ryan Van Luit

Forecaster and Director of the Valdez Avalanche Center

Allie Barker

Allie Barker

Forecaster of Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center

Peter Biskind

Peter Biskind

Forecaster and Director of the Valdez Avalanche Center

Jed Workman

Jed Workman

Forecaster and Director of Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center

Erik Baldwin Stevens

Haines Forecaster Erik Baldwin Stevens

Forecaster and Director of the Haines Avalanche Center

Jeff Moskowitz

Board Secretary Jeff Moskowitz

Forecaster Haines Avalanche Center


Kaden Addler

Kaden Addler

Weather Observations, Valdez

Samantha Schafer

Samantha Schafer

Weather Observations, Valdez

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