Industry Advisory Council
Vice President of Operations
Cape Air/Nantucket Airlines
Craig Bentley is the Vice President of Operations at Cape Air/ Nantucket Airlines. Mr. Bentley worked as a flight instructor at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University before joining Cape Air in 1999 as a line pilot.
Mr. Bruce Blair
Air Traffic Manager
Daytona Beach ATCT
President and IS-BAO Accredited Auditor of Aviation Safety Dynamics, LLC, Assistant Professor, Embry-Riddle
Mr. Michael "Buck" Buchanan is the President, IS-BAO Accredited Auditor of Aviation Safety Dynamics, LLC and an Assistant Professor at Embry-Riddle.
Chief Pilot, Flight Technical and Safety
Captain David Carbaugh is a Chief Pilot of Flight Technical and Safety at Boeing.
PMI Global Services, Inc
Mr. John R. Dillman is a Chief Pilot at Philip Morris International. Philip Morris International (PMI) is the leading international tobacco company, with products sold in approximately 160 countries.
Doten & Associates
Mr. Eric S. Doten is the President of Doten & Associates. Doten & Associates, a Florida aviation consulting firm which since 1994 has specialized in safety and security management as well as air show operations.
Strategea Group Inc.
Mr. Jim W. Dowd is the President and CEO of Strategea Group Inc and Senior Advisor to Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system program.
Mr. John Frasca is the President of Frasca International. Frasca International, Inc. is a premier supplier of flight simulation equipment for flight training organizations throughout the world.
Captain Darrin Greubel
Manager of Line Operations
Captain LaMar Haugaard
SVP - Corporate Safety Security, and Compliance
Dr. Michael New is the SVP - Corporate Safety Security, and Compliance at Korean Air.
Director of Safety
Captain Lacey Pittman is the Director of Safety of Horizon Air and Chair of the COA Industry Advisory Council.
747/777 Fleet Captain
Captain JR Russell is the 747/777 Fleet Captain at United Airlines. United Airlines is the world’s largest air carrier, serving 370 destinations world-wide.
Chairman, Education Committee
Mr. Dave Ryter is the Chairman of the Education Committee at ALPA. The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA) is the largest airline pilot union in the world and represents nearly 53,000 pilots at 39 U.S. and Canadian airlines.
Delta Air Lines
Captain James J. Serioff is a pilot of Delta airlines with over 30 years of flight operations experience in flight training.
Federal Air Surgeon
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Dr. Fred Tilton is the Federal Air Surgeon with the Federal Aviation Administrations (FAA).
Launch Weather Officer
45th Weather Squadron
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Katherine A. Winters, Launch Weather Officer, 45th Weather Squadron, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.