Who We Are – Peter Nestor

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Boot Fitting and Ski Equipment Expert Peter Nestor is in his third season with Sturtevants. He joined us when he retired to Sun Valley after selling his own series of specialty sports stores in eastern Pennsylvania. His wife Karen also joined us at Sturtevants. Like Sturtevants, Nestor’s was a highly regarded performance oriented multi-sport retailer. Pete was a hands-on store … Read More

Who We Are – Curt Williams

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Ski Equipment, Footwear, and Fishing Expert “I’m still alive after all the crazy things I’ve done!” If you are a patron of Sturtevants, then there is no doubt that you know Curt Williams.  He is one person who is difficult to forget with his upbeat attitude, radiant personality, and a smile that seems impossible to wipe off his face.  Although … Read More

Who We Are – Crisane Cook

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Hockey Buyer and Purchasing Manager On a team like the one we have at Sturtevants of Sun Valley, every employee works hard and everyone does their part.  To say this about Crisane Cook would be an understatement.  In the 20 years that Crisane has worked for Sturtevants, she has become the glue that holds it all together. A 37 year … Read More

Who We Are – Maria Simms

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Main Store Manager and Apparel Buyer Born in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Maria is a life-long skier from the high altitude Sangre de Cristo Mountains. She grew up skiing in Taos Ski Valley and Santa Fe Ski Basin, which has a base at over 10,000 ft. Maria started working in the ski industry at age 14.  It all started in the … Read More

Who We Are – Todd Byle

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Bike and Rental Buyer Todd grew up in the hills outside Salem, Oregon.  Learning to power slide his big wheel on the rain soaked hills near his home, he adapted those skills to a two-wheeled bike and a pair of skis. Then in his twenties he brought his passion for outdoor sports to the retail service world.  Getting a college … Read More

Who We Are – Jim Santa

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Ski Equipment and Footwear Buyer, Guide Jim Santa isn’t your typical outdoorsmen.  He takes advantage of every recreational activity the valley has to offer on a daily basis, never doing so halfheartedly.  This is but one reason he is a great choice to guide and instruct anywhere in valley be it fishing, hiking, biking, or cross country skiing. Jim is … Read More

Who We Are – Olin Glenne

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Managing Partner, Chief Adventure Officer, Ski Department Buyer, and Guide

Olin Glenne has been a resident of the Wood River Valley since 1997, and after working for Sturtevants for 15 years, he became the owner in January, 2013 along with his business partner Ben Jacobson.