Club Officers, Trustees & Committee Chairs

The Short Hills Ski Club’s officers, trustees and committee chairpeople are members who have shown an extraordinary interest in the club’s operation and growth. They are elected into their positions by other club members, and volunteer their time for the betterment of the club.

Club Officers

Eileen Kealy

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, TRUSTEE

Eileen has been a member of the Short Hills Ski Club since 2010. She grew up skiing through the local Wayne, NJ afterschool ski programs in middle school and high school.

 

Joel Blank             

PRESIDENT

Joel has been a member of the club since 2003. He is a Columbia University graduate, an administrator in Special Education in New York City and Newark, and has been a ski shop owner since 1979. Joel’s club responsibilities include Lift Ticket Chair, Club President, and Alternate Club Representative to the New Jersey Ski and Snowboard Council. He has been a member of the club’s race team, participating in the Wednesday Night Race League and the State Race at Pico. Joel visited several other clubs before selecting the Short Hills Ski Club for its location, lodge décor, and membership. He is currently serving as the club President.

Tom Boehm

VICE PRESIDENT, MEMBERSHIP

Tom has been a member of the club since 2017. He loves skiing and was looking to ski more often and to meet others who share a similar love of the sport. The club was a perfect match with wonderful people, a beautiful lodge, a great cook, and affordable rates. In a short time the club now feels like family to Tom. He is currently serving as the Membership Vice President and webmaster. Tom’s other passions include his family, golf, bike riding, travel, running, hiking and kayaking.

Greg Borsinger   

VICE PRESIDENT, LODGE
Greg has been a member of the SHSC for over 10 years. He and wife Joanne joined when daughter Tracy attended Middlebury College. Tracy is now an orthopedic surgeon at Dartmouth – so Greg knows where to go if something breaks 🙂 He loves to ski and socialize with other members at the lodge. He is a licenced Engineer with an MBA in finance who has been running his own company for over 20 years. Greg is currently serving as the Lodge Vice President.

Jeff Faller      

GENERAL TREASURER

Jeff has been a member of SHSC for 4 years. He is a Financial Adviser and owner of a firm which
currently employs 8 people. He loves downhill skiing, golfing, fishing and deep-sea fishing. He is currently serving as the General Treasurer.
Kerry Coffman    

LODGE TREASURER    
Kerry’s been a member of the Short Hills Ski Club for over 9 years – joining in 2008. He is currently the Lodge Treasurer and has held several positions within the club during his tenure including: House Chair, Trip Chairperson, Lift Ticket Chairperson, Lodge VP, Board member and Lodge Treasurer. Despite growing up in Texas, he enjoys the cold and snowy Northeast winters and tries to make it up to the lodge as often as possible.

Sharon Pikowski

SECRETARY

Sharon joined the SHSC eight years ago and has been enjoying going up to our lodge and exploring Vermont ever since. She loves skiing at many different mountains throughout the winter months, but the mountains also have so much to offer year-round. Sharon loves going up in the warmer months to go hiking or on a long bike ride, or in the Fall to take in the beautiful Autumn scenery. Since joining the Club Sharon has spent over 100 nights at the lodge, and this year was elected to serve as the Secretary of the Club. When she is not in VT, Sharon likes spending time at the beach, going to concerts and shows, and planning her next travel excursion.

Trustees

Karen Pabst

ELECTED TRUSTEE

Karen has been a member of the Short Hills Ski Club since 1987. She is currently an Elected Trustee and previously served as a Trustee in the early 90’s. Karen was introduced to this club by her husband Neal. Over the years she has developed a true passion for skiing. The ski club has been a large part of her enthusiasm for the sport. Karen made many friends over the years and she treasures many of those friendships today. Now that she is retired, she has the time to really enjoy the outdoors. She especially loves skiing, hiking, cycling, and kayaking to name a few. Karen believes that being outside in natural surroundings is key to one’s health and happiness. She always comes back from outdoor adventures feeling refreshed, restored, and ready to tackle new challenges. The ski club offers many fun outdoor activities which provide an opportunity to be among people who share similar interests. The lodge is open to members and guests all year round, and all four seasons are beautiful in Lower Granville, Vermont!

Sue Stimpson

ELECTED TRUSTEE

Sue has been a member of the Short Hills Ski Club for the past 23 years. She and her husband are avid skiers, outdoor enthusiasts and enjoy travel. Sue is currently serving on the SHSC Board as an elected Trustee.

Jen Wilmot

TRUSTEE

Jennifer has been a member for the Short Hills Ski Club for close to fifteen years. The year-round club activities give Jennifer the opportunity to enjoy many of her life interests. She loves to ski, hike, bike, motorcycle ride and swim. Jennifer is the mother of a beautiful daughter who was recently married in the Mad River Valley of VT. Her husband Don is also a club member, serving as Trustee. Jen has been an active member of the board for many years and loves the friendships she has forged during that time.

Ken Ottesen

TRUSTEE      

Ken joined the Short Hills Ski Club just in time for the 2015 ski season, along with his wife, Liza. Although he has dabbled in snowboarding, Ken loves skiing the most. The rest of the year, Ken likes to ride his motorcycle and go hiking. He also likes to travel and enjoys taking pictures of Liza in front of exotic backdrops in faraway places. When he is not seeking recreation, Ken is a patent attorney in Morristown.

Don Wilmot

TRUSTEE

Don has been a member of the Short Hills Ski Club since 2000. Since joining he has been the Lodge VP, house chair, trip chair and lodge treasurer. He is currently serving as a Trustee. He loves skiing and particularly enjoys the lodge fireplace and gathering there after a day of skiing.

Monica Hahn

TRUSTEE

Since joining SHSC in 2011, Monica has served as Secretary, Party Chairperson, Lift Ticket Chairperson and Appointed Trustee. She is currently serving in the role of Trustee. Although the initial draw to the SHSC was its fabulous lodge in Vermont, an unexpected bonus was the friendships that Monica and her husband have formed with others who share their love of the outdoors. They can often be found hiking, biking, kayaking, and, of course, skiing, with their equally adventurous SHSC friends, and they are most grateful to the club for bringing them all together.

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Meeting Address:

Summit Elks Lodge
2nd Floor
40 Maple Street
Summit, NJ 07901

Mailing Address:

Short Hills Ski Club
P.O. Box 116
Short Hills, NJ 07078