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Meet The MCWSA Board

Christy Kingsmill

Christy Kingsmill

ChairWoman

University of Iowa Alumni – Degree in Spanish and Education
Hometown: Roselle, IL
Favorite Event: Jump
PBs: Trick 280, Slalom 3@26mph, Jump 50’
Favorite Non-tournament Water Ski Event: Winter Conference – The entire Team Midwest family gets to be in one place for an entire weekend!
Hobbies: Crafting, Singing, Traveling, Baking, Being supa hawt
Favorite Skison Quote: "Because Mom said so..."

David Huisman

David Huisman

Vice Chairman
Ben Bye

Ben Bye

Treasurer

Iowa State University - Major in Elementary Education
Hometown: New Brightin, MN
Favorite Event: Jump
PBs: Trick LOL , Slalom 1@28mph, Jump 74’
Favorite Non-tournament Water Ski Event: Traveling to different schools to visit fellow skiers
Hobbies: Alpine Skiing, Four Wheeling, Jet Skiing, Spending time with Skiers
Favorite Skison Quote: “Just don't tell Mom.”

Margaret Silhasek

Margaret Silhasek

Secretary

University of Nebraska-Lincoln – Degrees in Broadcast Production and Economics
Hometown: Byron, MN
Favorite Event: Jump
PBs: Does 4th event count??
Favorite Non-tournament Water Ski Event: I love going to Bennett’s Ski School after finals week every year! It’s so fun to meet people from other schools (and countries) who are there at the same time.
Hobbies: Singing, playing piano, Wishing I was as cool as Christy, etc.
Favorite Skison Quote:
(least favorite quote at 7am)… bullhorn “TEAM NEBRASKA…MORNING STREEETCHEESSSS!

Michael Newth

Michael Newth

Web Developer

Kansas State University Alumni – B.S. in Journalism/Mass Communications – Advertising
Hometown: Sabetha, KS
Favorite Event: Slalom
PBs: Slalom 3.5@34, Trick 780, Jump 85ft
Favorite non-tournament water ski event: Ski Prom
Other Hobbies: there’s life outside waterskiing? camping, hiking, photography, making t-shirts!
Favorite Skison quote: To first time jumpers – “You can’t get hurt jumping!”

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