I-500 Board of Directors


Chairman of the Board & Official Spokesperson

Ric Federau: [email protected]
Chairman of the Board: National-Regional Sponsorships / Public Relations, Promotions & Marketing


Wes Jourden: [email protected]

Co-Chair, Director of Safety & Security, History Preservation, Information Technology & Volunteer Coordinator

Carri Bradley: [email protected] 
Co-Chair, Office & Apparel



Dave Thomas: [email protected]
Local Sponsorships / Vendor Committee

Buildings & Grounds

Rod Sanford: [email protected]

Dan Buhro: [email protected]


Merchandise Sales

Ray Bell: [email protected] 


Canadian Liasion

Ryan Kostanowicz: [email protected]

Food Services Committee

Tom Brown: [email protected]


If you would like to be a part of the 55th Running of the International 500 Snowmobile Race Week:

Please complete an application here

Board Meetings

The I-500 project directors meetings are normally hosted the third Thursday of each month,  March through November. 

Commencing in December of each year, the directors host meetings bi-weekly.  Commencing in January each year, the I-500 directors meetings are hosted every week on Thursday evenings.

I-500 Board of directors meetings commence at 7:00p.m., unless otherwise specified.
The public is invited to attend.

All information is subject to change as needed.  Advance announcements regarding meeting changes will be published.

I-500 Race Support

Bill Cryderman – I-500 Race Committee Director
[email protected]

Amanda Kemp – I-500 Charity Pageant Director
[email protected]

Bill Atkinson – Parking and Camping/Soo Salmon Derby
[email protected]

Matt Prieur – Voice of the International 500 Snowmobile Race / Director of Communications
[email protected]