A.A.E. – Accredited Airport Executive through the American Association of Airport Executives; Commercial Pilot; Airplane and Helicopter
Airport Certified Employee (A.C.E) – Airport Operations and Security through the American Association of Airport Executives
B.S. Professional Aeronautics – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – 1990;
Masters, Aviation Science (Airport Management) – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – 1993; Completed Accreditation Academy at the AAAE Professional Development Institute, Denton, TX.
Director of Aviation, Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport / Western Reserve Port Authority; April 2010 - Present
Properties Manager – Louisville Regional Airport Authority –
February 2008 to April 2010
Airport Consultant – DJD Airport Consulting –
November 2004 to February 2008
Aviation Division Head / Airports Director – Cincinnati Municipal Airports –
May 1996 to November 2004
Airport Operations & Facilities Director – Airborne Express /Airport,
April 1993 to May 1997
UH-1 Helicopter Pilot / Warrant Officer U.S. Army Active Duty and
Ohio Army National Guard, 1982 to 1999
ASC – Airport Security Coordinator through the American Association of Airport Executives – June 2006
A.S. Business Technology – Kent State University ï¿½ 1990
Office Manager –Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport / Western Reserve Port Authority – January 2013 - Present.
Administrative Assistant – Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport / Western Reserve Port Authority – October 2000 - December 2012.
Lifetime resident of Warren.
Certifications / Awards:
ACE - Airport Certified Employee through AAAE, January 2014.
ASC - Certified ASC, Airport Security Coordinator through AAAE,
Training in Wildlife Hazards on Airports and Airport Safety Training Certificates
Education: 1992 graduate of Champion High School.
Trumbull County Joint Vocational School; Certificate in Power Mechanics.