Alpine StaffAVSC coaches come from all over the world and a variety of racing backgrounds who embody our core values: commitment, teamwork and integrity. They are teachers, role models and mentors. Their dedication goes far beyond just on-hill coaching; they work hard for results but also know when to emphasize fun and skill development. AVSC's legacy of athletic excellence is a testament to their excellence.
Torey Greenwood, Lead FIS Coach
Casey Puckett, Lead U16 Coach
Willie Volkhausen, U16 Coach
Marie Aufrere, U16 Coach
Gill Hearn, Lead U14 Coach
Mike Tache, U14 Coach
Mike Tache is no stranger to Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club. He spent thirteen seasons here as an athlete, and has now been a coach here for 12. In between stints at AVSC, he spent time on the US Development Team and raced on the World Pro Tour. His love of teaching and mentoring kids keeps him coming back season after season. He's both USSA and PSIA Level 300 certified. When he's not working with his athletes, you can find Mike outside: mountain biking, rock climbing, hiking, fishing, gardening, and more.