Crystal Mountain Resorts
Chris MacInnes is chief operating officer of Crystal Mountain. Over the past 25 years, she and her husband, Jim, have transformed the family-owned business into one of the Midwest’s premier four-season destinations. In addition, she is president of Crystal Properties Inc., the resort’s development company, and serves on its board of directors.
MacInnes was appointed to the MEDC Executive Committee in 2011.
MacInnes served on the Michigan Travel Commission from 2002–10 and as chair from 2006–09. She also served as chairperson of the Michigan State Chamber, the Traverse City Area Chamber, president of the Benzie County Economic Development Corporation, and was a member of the Michigan Land Use Leadership Council.
MacInnes is a graduate of St. Lawrence University (Canton, NY), a member of its Athletic Hall of Fame, and earned her B.A. in German, which included studies at the University of Vienna.
She currently sits on the boards of Munson Healthcare and Priority Health, and has been the recipient of numerous honors, including the Traverse Area Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Service Award (2009) and Athena Award (2000).