Meet The Tyrol Basin Team

Get to know our full-time staff!

There is a place on our team for everyone – full-time or part-time, winter sports experience or not – we want to work with you!

We offer competitive compensation and benefits, along with skiing/snowboarding privileges, guest passes, meal discounts, apparel discounts, and more!

If you are interested in joining the Tyrol team, please download and complete the application below, then send it to tyrol@tyrolbasin.com.

Nick Liegel

Nick Liegel

Outdoor Operations Manager

When did you start at Tyrol?  December 2, 2017
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing?   Definitely NOT snowboarding
Areas of study/previous work experiences:  I grew up on a dairy & beef farm in Spring Green.  Received an Architecture Degree from MATC.  I worked 2 years for a home builder as a designer, and 15 years for an engineering firm as an engineer technician.
Things I’m passionate about:  Homemade Wine Making/Milwaukee Brewers/Wisconsin Badgers/Chicago Bears
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far):  I enjoy the customer interactions, a lot of Tyrol customers have become friends.

Eric DeVos

Eric DeVos

Indoor Operations Manager

When did you start at Tyrol?  October 11, 2021
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Snowboarding.
Areas of study/previous work experiences: B.A. in Political Science from Wartburg College; M.P.A. in Non-Profit Management from Norwich University.
Things I’m passionate about: My family, friends, and job. I also love the outdoors, cooking, running, and music.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): Working every day to make the Tyrol Basin experience better for our guests, staff, and community!

Jesse Elver

Jesse Elver

Lift Manager

When did you start at Tyrol? January of 2020. Don’t know the exact date.
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing?  Skiing and tubing. But not very good at Skiing. Lol.
Areas of Study/previous work experience:  Worked in restaurants, set up expo shows, and custom carpentry.
Things I’m passionate about:  I like to travel and explore new things. My daughter Ema is a great new adventure!!
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): Putting a smile on people’s faces that come to Tyrol and having fun!!!!

Lon Calhoun

Lon Calhoun

Lift Manager

When did you start at Tyrol? 2009
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? None
Areas of study/previous work experiences: Ridglan Farms
Things I’m passionate about: Fishing
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): I like Winter Ski Season.

Darrell Stenjem

Darrell Stenjem

Lift Supervisor

When did you start at Tyrol?  January 2022
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Snowboard
Areas of study/previous work: Snow removal, landscaping
Things I’m passionate about: Skateboarding & Snowboarding
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): Snowboarding

Jeremiah Jimenez

Jeremiah Jimenez

Tubing Outdoor Manager

When did you start at Tyrol? January 2022
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? I snowboard in my free time when I’m not up at tubing.
Areas of study/previous work: Previous jobs include Assistant Manager at LL Flooring, three years as a forklift operator, L&W Supply delivery services, and Valvoline Assistant Manager.
Things I’m passionate about: Fishing, snowboarding, basketball, and football.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): The welcoming atmosphere and the friendly people!!!

Cherub Kirkpatrick-Marks

Cherub Kirkpatrick-Marks

Terrain Park Manager

When did you start at Tyrol? This will be my second season as terrain park manager, but I started out as a park crew member back in 2019.
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Snowboarding for sure but I dabble on the sticks.
Areas of study/previous work: I spent two years working for cascade as an all-around outside operations employee. There I spent some time in a multitude of roles ranging from Chair lift maintenance to snowmaking. Last summer however I worked in Oregon state at Timberline on Mt. Hood as a member of their park crew. I built professional grade terrain parks there for the hundreds of pro’s and snowboard campers who flock to the mountain each summer.
Things I’m passionate about: Snowboarding, of course. The thing I’m most passionate about is working towards creating opportunities for underprivileged youth to participate in winter sports. Everyone should have the ability to enjoy the amazing outlet and community boarding/skiing provides.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): The atmosphere, 100%. Nothing beats the small-town Midwest feel and community.

Buckley

Buckley

Assistant Park Crew Manager/ Mechanic

When did you start at Tyrol? Fall of 2021
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Snowboarding
Areas of study/previous work: Renewable Energy Resources
Things I’m passionate about: Disc Golfing
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): The fact that everyone cares about their job and cares enough to help others with theirs.

Tommy Frank

Tommy Frank

Tickets and Rentals Manager

When did you start at Tyrol?  June 13th, 2022
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Skiing and Snowboarding
Areas of study/previous work experiences:  Ski Area Management Major, Snow Groomer, Lift Mechanic, Auto/Diesel Mechanic. Theatre Lighting Designer, Master Electrician, Lead Rigger, Sound Engineer, and Box Office Manager

Things I’m passionate about: I have worked in the live theatre industry for almost 10 years as a lighting designer. I have done work for Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked and other Broadway and off-Broadway shows!
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): Every Day is a different day and I never know what is going to happen!

Emma Ruth Nebel

Emma Ruth Nebel

Tubing Indoor Manager

When did you start at Tyrol?  January 2022
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Snowboarding! But Tubing is always fun!
Areas of study/previous work experiences: I am a licensed aesthetician. I’ve also worked 7 years in the restaurant industry and I’ve worked with kids at the daycare I use to go to.
Things I’m passionate about: My doggies, I love to get them out in nature running and playing. I spend as much time as I can with my family and friends. I also enjoy painting, snowmobiling, snowboarding and baking.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): I’d say just getting to know all the people who come in and all their backgrounds. It’s crazy how diverse the skiing/snowboarding community is. Also just seeing how stoked everyone gets on the hill.

Hannah Fitch

Hannah Fitch

Associate Snow School Director

When did you start at Tyrol?  December 4, 2020
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? All 3 but snowboarding is my favorite.
Areas of study/previous work experiences: Martial Arts Instructor (7 years), Bartender (2 years and counting), Stand-in Bar Manager (June 2022-Sept. 2022), Snow Sports Instructor (2 years and counting), Price and Signage coordinator (Dicks Sporting Goods: 1 year), PSIA Level 1 Alpine Certified, AASI Level 1 Snowboard Certified.
Things I’m passionate about:  Teaching, Learning. I never stop learning because life never stops teaching.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): The culture and the views (specifically the view looking out over the Double Diamond trail).

Gabi Whitson

Gabi Whitson

Lead Bartender & Content Creator

When did you start at Tyrol?  December 2021
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? Sitting inside with a hot chocolate watching the snow come down.
Areas of study/previous work experiences: Previously I was in Nursing school, then my friends convinced me to get a part time job at Tyrol and I found a new passion for Photography and started to really enjoy bartending!
Things I’m passionate about: Photography, Painting, Socializing, Music
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): Everyone is really close so we all help out where help is needed!

Lori Burns

Lori Burns

Group Sales Coordinator

When did you start at Tyrol?  Have worked here every now and then since high school but most recently – 4 years ago in Snow Things, then tickets, now groups!
Skiing, Snowboarding, or Tubing? I am a skier.  I was a snowboarder – when I lived in Utah a long time ago .  and I enjoy tubing occasionally!
Areas of study/previous work experiences: Fisheries, Soil Science, Aeronautical Engineering, Snow Physics, Film.  Lots of customer service work (waitressing, Lands’ End, Sub-Zero, etc.) and on the Bowl Patrol in Vail and Professional Ski Patrol in Park City.
Things I’m passionate about: I love to fish and be outside.  I love to travel and hang out with my family on our farm – camp, garden, etc.
Favorite thing about Tyrol (so far): It’s a little slice of heaven and only a few miles from home. 

If you have questions about other open opportunities, please send us a message on our contact page.

If you are interested in joining the Tyrol team, please download and complete the application below and send it to tyrol@tyrolbasin.com.