2018 MRO Americas Advisory Board

  • Chairman: Ed Walton, Director, Engineering, UPS Airlines; A4A Engineering Maintenance and Materiel Council Chairman
  • Jack Arehart, President, MRO Services, Delta Air Lines
  • Mike Arata, MD Project Engineering, United Airlines
  • John Beavers, VP Engineering and Quality, American Airlines
  • Todd Berkey, Sr. Director, Engineering & Maintenance Programs, Atlas Air
  • Johann Bordais, President & CEO, Services & Support, Embraer
  • Ray Carroll, VP Aircraft Engineering, FedEx Express
  • Paul Dolan, Aviation Technical Services, Aviation Technical Services
  • Kent Horton, Director, Engineering, Southwest Airlines
  • Bob Ireland, MD Engineering and Maintenance, Airlines for America (A4A)
  • Jim Landers, VP, M&E, Hawaiian Airlines
  • Kevin Larson, VP & CIO, AAR Corp.
  • Anthony Lowery, VP Technical Operations, JetBlue Airways
  • David Marcontell, GM, Oliver Wyman / CAVOK
  • Pat Markham, VP Technical Services, HEICO
  • Bob Matson, Director, Technical Services, Willis Lease Finance Corporation
  • Mike McBride, MD Component Maintenance, Delta Air Lines
  • Joe Nolan, Director - Engineering Standards, Alaska Airlines
  • Jon Oberdick, MD Technical Services, American Airlines
  • Jason Reed, President, Component Solutions Group, GA  Telesis
  • Rafael Samudio, Director, Technical Purchasing, Copa Airlines
  • Lee Ann Shay, Chief Editor MRO, Aviation Week Network
  • Larry Slate, VP Commercial Aviation Services-Americas, Boeing
  • Jim Sokol, President MRO Services, HAECO Americas
  • Anthony Spaulding, MD MRO Business Development, United Airlines
  • Madhu Unnikrishnan, Editor in Chief, Aviation Daily
  • Robin Wohnsigl, President, RW Aviation Advisors, LLC