John Loop

John has been a club member since 2006. Prior to his current position he has served as Membership Director, Secretary and held positions within multiple exploratory committees.  John holds a Private Pilot Certificate with Tailwheel Endorsement.  John has a passion for flight and the promotion of a flying community that enables pilots of all experiences to gather together to learn, laugh and fly.  Outside of the club John has an extensive career within the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Jamie Wixson
Vice President
Gary Paraski

Gary has been a Club Member since 2014. He holds a Private Pilot Certificate, ASEL with an Instrument rating. Gary enjoys sharing his flying experiences with others and posting flight pictures and videos on social media through Instagram and YouTube.

Chris McKay
Dan Heeter
Chief Flight Instructor

Dan has been a member of the club since 2008. He has been instructing since 2000 after a career in the Air Force and is a CFII. Dan is also the Senior Aerospace Science Instructor for the Air Force Junior ROTC program at Spaulding High School in Rochester.

Steve Lesniak
Maintenance Director
Steven Hyde
Membership Director

Steven has been a Club Member since 2008 and has served on the Club's Board of Directors as President and Vice President prior to his current role. Steven holds a Private Pilot Certificate with Single Engine Land and Single Engine Sea ratings. When not flying, Steven works as in-house legal counsel to PlaneSense, Inc. in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.