Jeff’s background is in business-formation, corporate finance and operations. With an undergraduate degree from Washington & Lee University and a Masters in Finance from Seattle University, Jeff was a founding team-member of Central Media, Inc., (acquired by DG Systems (NASDAQ: DGIT)), and later presided as a Senior Vice President for Comerica Bank’s Technology and Life Science division for nearly ten years. Jeff currently serves as the President of the Pacific Northwest Business Aviation Association, and formerly served as its Treasurer. Previously, Jeff has served on the Board of Trustees as Treasurer for Henry’s Fork Foundation, an Idaho-based conservation organization whose mission is to preserve and protect the natural surroundings and resources within the Upper Henry’s Fork Watershed, as well as the Northwest Chapter of the Crohns and Colitis Foundation. Jeff’s interest in aviation as well as his interest in evolving methods in education suits him well within his role at Aircare, while his free time is typically spent in open-spaces with his wife and two girls.
Prior to his role as Aircare International’s Vice President of Finance, Daniel was Assistant Vice President for Comerica Bank’s Technology and Life Science division in Seattle where he was responsible for managing a portfolio of over $250M in senior-secured debt financing. Daniel holds a degree in Economics from Santa Clara University and has over a decade of experience in financing, accounting and management.
Martin Hamilton is the Vice President of Business and Product Development for Aircare International. Martin has been in commercial and business aviation for over two decades in product development and marketing roles. He started his career in manufacturing where he helped implement total quality management systems focused on safety, employee empowerment and continuous improvement processes. At Aircare International, one of Martin’s responsibilities is helping aviation flight departments strengthen their safety culture and crew resource management through the development of new programs.
Martin sits on the Business Aviation Advisory Counsel for the Flight Safety Foundation as well as the Southern California Aviation Association Safety Committee.
Brian started his career in emergency services, working for a 911 emergency dispatch center as a communication supervisor, dispatching police, fire and medical services. After attending Central Washington University, Brian graduated from the CWU Paramedicine program and went to work as a Firefighter/Paramedic for a city fire department. Brian then started a company called Emergency Medical Training Associates, employing over 200 instructors, providing medical training to basic and advanced life support providers across the US. More recently, he joined Aircare International as as a senior level instructor, traveling the world, providing safety & emergency procedures training courses to business aviation clients. In his current position, Brian serves as as the Vice President for Aircare FACTS Training, based in Tacoma Washington.
Brad has been Board Certified in Emergency Medicine since 1987. He is currently a protocol review physician with the Western Institutional Review Board; an emergency physician in Olympia, WA; as well as the drug testing crew chief for the US Olympic Committee. Brad has been a flight surgeon and the Chief of Aeromedical Services at McChord Air Force Base. He is a private pilot, FAA Senior Medical Examiner and the Medical Program Director for Aircare FACTS Training/AirCare International