Adele Wellman, born in Pembroke, NY, learned to ski in Tennessee. In 1985 she received her first Professional Ski Instructors of America Level 1 Certification pin in West Virginia.To date, she has her PSIA Level 3 Alpine, AASI Level 2 Snowboard and her PSIA Level 2 Nordic certifications. Adele now lives in Salamanca with her two daughters and works for Allegheny State Park as a Lead Naturalist during the summer. During the winter months, Adele enjoys her full-time position at HoliMont Snowsports.
The “Tip of the Day” from Adele is: “Keep constant cuff contact with the front half of your boot, and drive your skis into the turn. No one likes a back seat driver.”