Get to Know David Ingemie

David IngemieDavid Ingemie
President Emeritus



How long have you worked for SIA? Not long enough

Where did you grow up? Never did grow up

Sports team:  Red Sox
Board game: Scrabble
Food: All
Color: Orange
Skiing or riding destination: Wachusett

Best SIA Snow Show memory: The time I had to speak in front/before President Ford on opening Day in 1977

What’s something that not many people know about you? I am color blind

Who are your favorite bands or musicians? Beatles, Beach Boys, Pat McGee

Coolest place you have ever been: Machu Picchu, Peru

Top three off-snow activities: Cycling, family events, cooking

What’s your favorite candy bar? Sky Bar

I would like to meet . . . Thomas Jefferson in addition to past family members

What’s your best snow sports memory? There are so many… just to name a few… my first trip to Pleasant Mountain Ski Area in Maine in 1956 and Tuckerman’s Ravine on Memorial Day in 1973, Pat’s Peak (where I won my first college race in 1967).

What’s the first ski/snowboard shop you visited? Strands in Shrewsbury MA and Andy’s Ski Shop in Fitchburg

First area I skied/rode at… Burbank Hill in Fitchburg, MA with a free rope tow in 1952.