The Olympic silver medallist in 2006 and reigning World Cup overall winner is joined by world championships bronze medallist Lizzy Yarnold in the team.
Donna Creighton, who placed fourth in the World Cup race in Whistler two years ago, is also on the list.
Kristan Bromley, the 2008 world champion, heads up the British men's squad, along with rookies Ed Smith and David Swift.
The new season kicks off on November 4 at Lake Placid in New York.
Meanwhile, Mellisa Hollingsworth and Jon Montgomery lead a group of six Canadian skeleton athletes.
Besides World Championships silver medallist Hollingsworth, rookies Sarah Reid and Cassie Hawrysh are also involved.
Olympic gold medallist Jon Montgomery makes his return to the World Cup after taking last year off to test equipment, and he is joined by Eric Neilson and John Fairbairn.