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Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Leadership Team

LPT collective

Dedication. Expertise. Passion.

Welcome to the heart of our ski community—the people who make our vision come alive. Every LPT you'll meet here embodies dedication, passion, and a deep commitment to not just teaching, but also to the continuous learning journey of every ski enthusiast. As part of one unified collective, they champion inclusivity and mutual growth, ensuring every individual feels supported and inspired. Dive in, get to know them, and discover the spirit of collaborative learning that drives the very essence of the PSIE.

As the LPT community grows, trainers will be added here! Find out about becoming a Licensed Professional Trainer with the Professional Ski Instructors of Europe.

Stefania Rocchi
stefania rocchi

Stefania works with Sommet et Neige in Nendaz 4 Vallees, Switzerland where she is very involved in the training and development of ski instructors. She has worked as an educator and examiner for the Irish Association of Snowsport Instructors and was a technical demo team member for Ireland at Interski 2023 in Levi, Finland.

Nathalie Ouedraogo
naTALIE OUÉdraogo

Nathalie has been chasing the snow across hemispheres for 37 seasons teaching all disciplines, disabled skiers, as well as training instructors. She is now based in Andermatt, Switzerland, has been a L1 course conductor for the Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance from 2009 to 2019 and is also currently a national trainer for the French Ski Federation, delivering federal instructor courses since 2016. She is also a 4 time attendee at the Interski Congresses. Her motto is simple : 2 teach is 2 touch lives 4 ever and she takes great pride and responsibility in doing so, giving value to every one of her students and the desire to constantly improve.

Chris Oldaker
Chris oldaker

After completing a degree in Sports Coaching, Chris embarked on a journey in ski instruction in 2009, starting in Austria. Since 2012, Chris has been based in Engelberg, Switzerland, with 5 additional winters spent at Mt Hutt, NZ. A proud representative of IASI at Interski in both 2019 and 2023, Chris is deeply committed to sharing a passion for skiing and teaching and uses this to unlock people’s full potential. With a dedication to ongoing learning and development, Chris is eager to inspire and guide others.

Raph Revah
raph revah

Raph began his journey in ski teaching in Verbier, Switzerland, and after 17 seasons coaching skiers of all abilities in Italy, Austria, Japan and Canada he now manages Supreme Ski and Snowboard School in Switzerland. Raph has been involved in training and mentoring instructors for over 10 years, he is an educator for IASI, holds the Swiss Brevet Federal, and was a proud member of the 2023 Interski demo team for Ireland. He is devoted to bringing his expertise to help instructors of all levels reach their goals in a fun and friendly environment.

Jamie Kagan
Jamie Kagan

Jamie is the co-founder of Sommet et Neige which is based in Nendaz 4 Vallees. He has been Head of Education for the Irish Association of Snowsport Instructors, a trainer for the Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance and now also a trainer for the Professional Ski Instructors of Canada. He is a 2 time technical demonstrator at Interski and demo team coach for Ireland.

Derek Tate
derek tate

Derek has spent a great deal of his ski teaching career training and examining ski instructors delivering courses for Snowsport Scotland, the British Association of Snowsport Instructors, and the Irish Association of Snowsports Instructors. He is also a 5 time attendee at the Interski Congresses and 3 times as Ireland's delegation leader.

More Licensed Professional Trainers will be presented here over the summer and autumn months.

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