Meet the POP Staff and Board

Our Founders: Chris Bier, Scott & Tara Clauson, Mark & Yvonne Saverise, Sandy Thomas

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Jason Welker

Executive Director

Jason moved to Sandpoint because of a trail, and is passionate about bringing more great riding to the area!


Julie Meyer


Visionary supporter of trails and lifelong adventurer, Julie's mission is to bring a "truly epic" trail to Sandpoint

Ezra Stafford

Ezra Stafford

Vice President

Sandpoint born and raise, Ezra moved out east for a while but North Idaho drew him home! Local bike shop owner and art teacher, Ezra loves his home town trails!


Tyler Kee

Board member

Tyler's family has deep roots in Sandpoint, and he enjoys all kinds of cycling, from road to dirt to gravel.


Steve Sanchez


Uber volunteer and leader of group rides, Steve cares deeply about POP's mission!

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Cathy Gidley

Board Member

Cathy is a ripping mountain biker and the mother of two ripping mountain bike kiddos! When not mountain biking, Cathy can be found piloting her jet boat for her work as a fisheries biologist


Hannah Vollmer

Board member

Hannah is a local business owner and a dedicated outdoor enthusiast. She and her business are huge supporters of trails in our local community.


Matt Conger

Board member

Internationally renowned Instagram model, Matt is an avid skier, mountain biker, and outdoor adventurer.

Paula Lee

Paula Lee


A lover of trails, both on wheels and skis, Paula handles the club's complicated financials (since we're basically a big pyramid scheme)

Come Ride with Us

Join now to support North Idaho's cycling and mountain bike trail advocacy group. Your membership supports trail building projects in and around Sandpoint. Join trail work parties, meet new friends, attend our monthly meetings and help make North Idaho a world class riding destination!