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Kingsford man appointed to Michigan’s Ski Area Safety Board

Samuel Bracket is the general manager of Pine Mountain Resort in Iron Mountain.
FILE. Pine Mountain Ski Resort sign during winter.
FILE. Pine Mountain Ski Resort sign during winter.(WLUC)
Updated: Jun. 10, 2021 at 2:53 PM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WLUC) - A Kingsford man was appointed Thursday, by Governor Gretchen Whitmer, to serve on Michigan’s Ski Area Safety Board.

Samuel Bracket, of Kingsford, is the general manager of Pine Mountain Resort in Iron Mountain.

Bracket is appointed to represent Upper Peninsula ski area managers for a term commencing June 10, 2021 and expiring June 8, 2024. He succeeds Andrew Farron who has resigned.

The Michigan Ski Area Safety Board was created to license and regulate ski areas and ski lifts in Michigan. The Board works with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to oversee the operation of ski areas, surface and chair lifts, and rope tows.

Others appointed Thursday are:

Dana Carnevale, of Grawn, is the lift operations manager at Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa. He holds an associate’s degree in culinary arts and hospitality from Essex Agricultural and Technical Institute. Mr. Carnevale is appointed to represent Lower Peninsula ski area managers for a term commencing June 10, 2021 and expiring June 8, 2025. He succeeds James Bartlett whose expired June 8, 2021.

Timothy P. Meyer, of Cadillac, is the mountain operations manager at Caberfae Peaks Ski and Golf Resort. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Aquinas College. Mr. Meyer is reappointed to represent Lower Peninsula ski area managers for a term commencing June 10, 2021 and expiring June 8, 2025.

All of these appointments are subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.

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