At Boot Mechanics, we pride ourselves on having the best team. No matter who you work with, you will receive the same quality of fit, service, and integrity. Our boot fitters are Masterfit certified and trained in our unique Boot Mechanics techniques. Contact our expert team today with any questions you may have.
A Colorado native and product of avid ski parents, Dylan grew up skiing Mary Jane and Vail. After quitting his nine-to-five for fear of ending up like an extra in Office Space, he joined Boot Mechanics to share his passion for skiing with the masses. Dylan is committed to ensuring you are in the best fit possible, so all you have to think about is how much fun you're having. He loves cooking elaborate meals, hanging with his wife and dog, and bangin' chains on the disc golf course!
"I'm not leaving until I'm done having fun." - Wise Person
Anastasia is a native of Bellvue, Washington, but has been part of the Denver scene since Fall 2018. She honed her skiing skills on the slopes of Alpental, but the call of the Colorado mountains was too much to resist. She is currently working on her master's degree in Environmental Sustainability at the University of Boulder. If she's not studying, hooking guests up with fantastic fits and footbeds, or climbing, she is probably making her own beer and pickles.
"Turning is a sign of weakness." - Wise Person
Gillette (aka Bill) loves playing with his toys and gazing longingly out the window. Also, a good nap.
"Can we go home now?"
Kevin hails from Cape Elizabeth, Maine, and grew up skiing at Sunday River and Sugarloaf Mountain. After graduating from the University of New Hampshire, he immediately immersed himself in his career in the ski industry. As the Alpine Lead at Epic Mountain Gear for over 14 years, Kevin is a true industry professional. When he's not working, skiing, or thinking about skiing, you can find him golfing, gardening, or tearing it up on his mountain bike.
"Go that way, really fast. If something gets in your way...turn." - Charles De Mar
Paula started skiing as a teen at Crystal Mountain in her home state of Michigan. Her boot fitting career began at Pro-Fit in Virginia. Eventually, the mountains of Colorado drew her in with the allure of larger terrain, better snow, and a true career boot fitting. She's spent time with several shops along the front range; honing her craft and earning a great reputation as a boot fitting pro. When she's not fitting, you can find her skiing hard, rocking out on her ukulele, or camping with her kids.
"If you can see the finish line, you're not there yet." - Jeff Schiffrin
Bowen is a native of Colorado and learned to ski at the age of two. He has a deep passion for all aspects of the sport, and his years in the industry have taught him that the right boot fit can boost confidence on the slopes and help take your skiing to the next level. Whether it's skiing, mountain biking, camping, or rock climbing he is always up for an outdoor adventure. He also enjoys exploring local craft breweries and hanging with his yellow lab Gillette.
"If you don't do it this year, you'll just be one year older when you do" - Warren Miller
Ray Grew up in Grand Junction and is a tried-and-true Colorado native. His skiing life began at Powder Horn whilst in middle school. He started boot fitting professionally at Christy Sports in the late 90's and has spent many years at multiple boot fitting outposts throughout the state - he's a real industry veteran. When he's not working or skiing, he enjoys riding his various bikes and working on his sweet, sweet Subie.
Maggie spends her days sleeping, napping, snoozing, and helping with the occasional boot fit.
"Zzzzzz" - Maggie
Jeremy is the founder of Boot Mechanics. Born in Littleton, Colorado, he began his skiing and racing career at four years old. To say that Jeremy loves skiing would be an understatement. Sharing his knowledge and helping others enjoy the sport is one of his greatest passions. If he's not providing customers with top-notch boot fits, you'll probably find him skiing, hiking, or spending time with his wife in their home of Eagle-Vail.
"I love skiing just as much as anyone. Which is why I created this company, to help you enjoy the sport in comfort." - Jeremy
Jeff is a 30-year veteran in the ski industry. A Virginia transplant, he joined the National Ski Patrol in high school and, from there, moved on to racing at Virginia Tech. During his college years, Jeff began working and managing at Backcountry Ski & Sports in Blacksburg, VA, where he started specializing in custom boot fitting. From there, he worked for Pro-Fit Ski & Sports in Leesburg, VA, for nine years and then moved to Vail, CO, in 2009, where he worked as lead boot fitter with Ski Boot Fitting, Inc, in Lionshead. Jeff's other passions include mountain biking, camping, gardening, and spending time with his wife Sarah (whom he met while living off the grid in a tipi) and his dog Scout.
Charlie is a life-long skier with 40 years under his belt. He is from Traverse City, where he grew up skiing all of the vert Michigan has to offer. He has been in the industry for 20+ years as a rental tech, ski tuner, and all-around shop specialist. He spends his off days on the slopes with his wife Nicole and tailgating once the legs have had enough! Charlie is an everyday skier, loves the lifestyle, and can’t wait to help you love it too.
“If you don’t ski, you are just a bum.”
Barry grew up in Austin, Texas and was allured by the mountains of Colorado at a young age. He spent many summers in the San Juan's before moving to Vail for a ski season in 2003. Here he fell in love with skiing and found enjoyment solving ski boot problems for skiers of all types. Barry has journeyed through a handful of Colorado ski shops over the years, each stop further developing his boot fitting craft. He likes a cup of coffee, chairlift rides with strangers, scenic views and thrilling mountain descents with friends.
Sands grew up racing east coast ice in Pennsylvania until the call of higher peaks and softer snow brought him to Colorado. His Penn State race tenure only increased his passion for winter sports leading to his Masterfit certifications and career in adventure sports. Sands’ goal as a boot fitter is for you to want to spend as much time in your boots as out of them, and with ski days every week of the year to his name, he knows how to make it work. On his off days, you can find him touring with his dog, Nala, or chasing the elusive 100k vert day.