Meet The Team

Staff & Board

Hedda Peterson

District Manager

Hedda joined Met Rec as District Manager in June, 2019.  She graduated from the University of Vermont in 2011 with a B.A. in Geography and German. In May of 2018, she completed her Masters in Environmental Management, with a focus in Integrative Land Management, at Western Colorado University.  

Chelsea Madden

Admin Coordinator

Chelsea is from British Columbia, Canada. She first came to the Gunnison Valley in 2014 after meeting her (now) husband while traveling in Guatemala. Chelsea enjoys rafting, fishing, hunting and scuba diving when she has the chance.



Office Dog

Lidl enjoys sun-bathing, Nordic skiing and curling up in front of a nice fire. 

David Clayton

Board President

Interests: Volunteering

Cassia Cadenhead

Board Treasurer

Interests: Alpine and Nordic skiing, hiking, biking, running, reading and sewing.  

Loren Ahonen

Board Director

Interests: Enjoys reading, running, and playing bike polo.  

Earl Marshall

earl marshall

Board Director

Ian Billick

Board Director

Interests: Mountain biking, skiing and hanging out with his kids.