Board Members

Sean Lynch

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  -President


  Sean has 18 years of Finance, Customer Service, Aircraft Parts, Aircraft Consulting, and Aircraft Engine experience.  Aviation has been in his family for three generations, starting with his Grandfather Marshall C. Britt who owned an Airport in Groton Massachusetts and helped train WWII Fighter Pilots.  Sean is the Program Coordinator for the Engine Assurance Program.  

Brent Schmenk

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- Vice President


 Aviation Manager with over 25 years of domestic and international flight experience for global and regional companies. Background in leadership, crew management, safety, training program development, dispatch, flight instruction and policy/procedure implementation.

Adam Letts

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   - Treasurer 

Adam is the Aviation Manager in a flight department based at Dallas Love Field with over 20 years’ experience operating business aircraft in the 91, 91K, and 135 environments for both domestic and international theatres.  Adam holds multiple type ratings in light, mid, and large cabin business aircraft as well as an A&P with IA and is an NBAA Certified Aviation Manager.   Previous positions include Factory Demonstration Pilot, Aviation Manager for a publicly traded company in the restaurant industry, Director of Operations for a Fractional Aircraft Ownership Company, and Sr. Director for an Aircraft Management Company.  Adam has lived in the DFW area for the past 7 years and has served on the board for the LFPA since 2014

Board Members

Jason Pons

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Love Field Airport Laison / Board Member

  

Jason Pons is the Manager of Operations at Business Jet Center FBO where he has served on their management team for over 20 years. As member of the board, Jason has severd in various roles including master of ceremonies at bi-monthly events. Jason also works directrly with various divisions of the Department of Aviation to promote relations, fellowship and communication with the Love Field flying community. He volunteers as a sofball coach In Wylie, TX and continues to serve as Chief of the White Buffalo Tribe as part of the Mighty Tatanka Nation (Father-Child Adventure Organization) where he served for over 4 years as Chaplain and Elder. Jason, his Wife Karri Ann, a teacher at Royse City Middle School, and daughter Lauren live in Lavon, Texas.

Shawn Gillespie

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 Board Member


Shawn Gillespie is an International Captain with the Hill Air Corporation.

Shawn was born in Homestead, Florida and grew up near Toledo, Ohio.  He is a graduate of Miami University (Ohio) and has a Master’s Degree from George Washington University.  Shawn served for 22 years in the United States Air Force. His assignments include flying tours in the Learjet 35, the C-17, and the Gulfstream G-III and G-V and staff tours as a Program Analyst at the Pentagon and as the Director of Staff for the 89th Airlift Wing at Andrews AFB.
Shawn, his wife Debbie, a Program Director & Assistant Professor at the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, and their children Collin (a student at Trinity University in San Antonio, TX) and Caroline (a student at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA) live in Keller, Texas.

Phil Jordan

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 Board Member


 Phil Jordan is a  former commercial pilot and has over 30 years experience in the private jet industry and other aspects of corporate and general aviation. His career has spanned various aviation services management positions as well as owning his own company in aircraft sales, FBO, MRO, and aviation consulting. Today, Phil is a pre-owned jet broker and enjoy the thrill of helping clients acquire their perfect aircraft or finding buyers for their old one. Phil's has a  long history of aviation expertise combined with a rounded education in business with specialization in aviation insurance and risk management. 

Board Members

Jeff Taylor

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Board Member


    

Jeff has managed many fixed wing and rotor wing aircraft through his career. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma Aviation flight school with studies in Business management with concentration in Aviation law and is a member of Alpha Eta Rho. and Pi Kappa Alpha. Jeff has spent 27 years at love field and loves Dallas. He holds certification in Aviation Safety from Stanford University, accredited IS-BAO Auditor and a certified aviation manager. He has formally sat on many boards to include; Customer Advisory Board Gulfstream Aerospace, Vice president of NTBAA, Secretary of LFPA board of Directors and Chairman of the DFW airspace redes

Bob Chrampanis

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Advisor-Past President


Bob Chrampanis is a former instructor pilot in the United States Air Force. He is now the Chief Pilot and director of travel services at Richards Group in Dallas, TX, he is in his 23rd year at the agency and has earned a conference room in his name.  He has handled a multitude of agency operation initiatives. Bob is a leader in our industry and his business acumen is highly respected.

Wendy Paver

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 Scholarship & Charity Fund /Events Coordinator / Board member  


Wendy is a corporate pilot for Exxon Mobil, she started flying during college at age 20 as an aviation technology major at LeTourneau University. She was member of the Ambassador Chapter, She was awarded the Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship in 1994. Wendy is supporter of Women in Aviation and has been involved in many collegiant and aviaiton groups. 

Board Members

Greg Juro

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 Board Member

  

FAA traffic management officer at Dallas/Fort Worth TRACON



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