Meet Our Crew!

 Bob Paolino

Bob Paolino ~ Board Chair & Founding Member

E-Bike Enthusiast. Owner of Woodleaf Lanes. Often found on a stage - either acting or singing the blues. Also answers to "Blazin' Blues Bob." 

Mary Rosser

Mary Rosser ~ Executive Director and Founding Member

Always on the go and seeking the path less traveled - usually on a bike. Background in Health and Fitness. Mom to Levi and Lila, wife to Todd. Aspiring Mechanic. Started Salisbury Bike Tours, enjoys getting kids on bikes through bike camp, Let's Ride Rowan, and coaching the Rowan Rockhounds NICA team.

Karissa Minn

Karissa Minn ~ Board Secretary / Founding Member

Freelance writer formerly of The Salisbury Post and Catholic Charities. Committed bike rider -  roadie and contributing Zwift enthusiast with an emerging passion for the trails as a NICA coach. Not a fan of early morning meetings. Wife to Mark.

Sharon Earnhardt

Sharon Earnhardt ~ Founding Member / Sunday Social Ride Coordinator

Advocate for cycling, active transportation and wearing helmets. LCI Instructor. Grandmother otherwise known as "Bowl Mimi." Runner. Enjoys riding bikes and supporting local wherever she goes. Loves to read and can be found bowling occasionally. Penn State super fan, often seen with a Borzoi named Hannibal. NICA Coach for Rowan Rockhounds.

Al Heggins

Al Heggins ~ Board Member,  Salisbury's first female African-American mayor

Lifelong public servant. Army Veteran. Community Builder. Seeker of equality and justice always. Fluent Spanish speaker. Rolls on a bike named Aunt Bea. Wife to Isaac, Mom and Grandma. Mr. Bigg's favorite human.

Bill Feather

Bill Feather ~ Board Member / Trail Care Committee Head

Previous Mayor of Granite Quarry. Mountain bike enthusiast. Sometimes E bike rider. Trail builder and co-founder of Woodside Bike Park. Husband to Kathy, Father of two. Pennsylvania born and raised. Steelers fan for life.

Linda Bartlett

Linda Bartlett: Board Member, Retired Rowan County Educator

Avid traveler and seeker of new places. Rowan Literacy Council Volunteer. Wife, Mom and grandmother known as "Lupe" to 4 amazing grandchildren. Loves Rail Trails, learning Spanish, vacations and gardening.

Todd Rosser

Todd Rosser: Board Member / TPF Founder

Volunteer Extraordinaire, master bike mechanic and solver of any bike problem. Owner of Codist Creative, Inc. Coder, Marketer, Screen printer, Graphic Designer & Singlespeed enthusiast with a passion for lifting heavy things. Husband, Father and self professed Chihuahua guy.

Beth Mason

Beth Mason ~ Shop Manager

Lifelong bike enthusiast, Marine Veteran, recent discoverer of bikepacking. Also considers cycling "two-wheeled therapy" - so much that she swapped being a professor of philosophy to be our new shop manager. Always a happy and enthusiastic learner, especially when it aligns with her values. Friend to animals, and horses in particular.

Elizabeth Trick

Elizabeth Trick ~ Board Member

Born in Seoul, raised in the Big Apple. Architect, Wife, Mom. Although she has never been accused of being a natural athlete, she has always enjoyed walking - at a fast pace, of course - hiking, and biking.

Justin Oppman ~ Board Member and Volunteer

Long time bicycle enthusiast and mechanic. Founder of Adjustin' Bikes - Mobile Bicycle Repair, and a video production professional. Huge fan of vintage steel lugged frames, BMX, Mountain and Singlespeed bikes. Husband of Elle, father of Austin and happy with life!

Joe Bartlett
Joe Bartlett ~ Former Board Member / Current Recycling Coordinator

Retired engineer with Norfolk Southern. Navy Veteran. Volunteer at NC Transportation Museum. Sailor and collector of old boats. Still riding the same bike he bought in the 60s. The original bike recycler of Rowan County. Known and loved as "Dee" by many.

 

Tim Faucette
Tim Faucette ~ Original Shop Volunteer turned Shop Staff Mechanic

More hours wrenching and riding than anyone in town. Fixed gear fan and singlespeeder for life. Always willing to lend a hand. Rescuer of abandoned bikes and neighborhood fix-it guy. Also known as Kowboy.
Connor Halpin

Connor Halpin ~ Shop Mechanic

Excellent with a wrench, pretty okay at jumping things on his bike. High school honors student, snappy dresser and all around cool dude.

 

Sean Meyers ~ TPF Trail Care Crew

Avid cyclist and mountain biker that has volunteered throughout the last 15 years building and maintaining the trails at Salisbury Community Park.  His passion for the sport transfers to his efforts of helping to make SCP a destination for hikers and mountain bikers.  He currently is a member of the Greenway, Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee for the City of Salisbury and lives in Salisbury with his wife, Beth, and 11-year-old daughter, Emmaline.