Charlie Sturgis has been a member of the outdoor community for the last 40 odd years. Starting out as a dirtbag climber/backcountry skier/mtn biker and eventually becoming a outdoor specialty retailer in Park City Utah. Charlie is currently the executive director for the highly respected Mountain Trails Foundation,a non-profit organization that builds, maintains and advocates for non-motorized recreation, located in Park City,Utah.
As the executive director for MTF Charlie has spent numerous hours in public/governmental meetings listening to the concerns of landowners, agency directors and concerned users. Recognizing that the concerns and interest of different groups is fundamental to success. Charlie has participated in many lively discussions that have had positive outcomes.