Conrad Klefos - Resort executive
Conrad Emil-Snow Klefos died unexpectedly from complications from lymphoma on June 3, 2023, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont. He was 69 years old. Klefos was born and raised in New Hampshire and skied for the University of New Hampshire team. He graduated in 1975 with a bachelor’s degree in parks and recreation. After initial jobs at Hunter Mountain and Smuggler’s Notch, he served as vice president/marketing & sales at Jay Peak from 1980 to 2000. He was then associate publisher of Quebec’s Ski Press Magazine before moving to Maine in 2009 to assume marketing positions for Saddleback and Maine Huts & Trails. He served on several boards of directors, including the Jay Chamber of Commerce and Vermont Ski Areas Association. He is survived by his loving wife and best friend Lisa; his brothers Erik and wife Dawn, Knute and wife Joan, Brede and wife Jessica, his sister Susan, and several nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his brother Kristofer. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. There will be a celebration of life on the summit of Jay Peak Resort on what would have been Conrad’s 70th birthday on Thursday, August 31, 2023 at 10am.