Board and Officers

2022 NAAA Officers
 
President – Jim Perrin
Agricair Flying Service Inc., Bancroft, WI
 
Vice President – Craig Craft
Craft Air Services LLC, Hertford, NC
 
Secretary – Ray Newcomb
JBI Helicopter Service, Pembroke, NH
 
Treasurer – Darrel Mertens
Aero Applicators Inc., Sterling, CO
 
2022 State/Regional Association Board Members
 
Alabama AAA – Jerry Wise, Ag Flying Service Inc., Avon Park, FL
 
Arizona AAA – Michael Rutledge, Sarita Aerial, Coolidge, AZ

Arkansas AAA – Matt Woolard, Woolard Flying Service, Inc., Corning, AR

California AAA – Dan Gudgel, Gudgel Aviation, Lemoore, CA

 
Colorado AAA – Sam Rogge, Jet Stream Ag Aviation, Inc., Fowler, CO
 
Florida AAA – Lee Turnquist, Whirly Birds, Inc., Lake Wales, FL
 
Georgia AAA - Graham Lavender, AgAir Update, Perry, GA

Idaho AAA - George Parker, Crop Jet Aviation, LLC, Gooding, ID

Illinois AAA – Chuck Holzwarth, Chuck Holzwarth Flying Service, Virden, IL

 
Indiana AAA – Eric Miller, AeroFlow Systems, Wakarusa, IN
 
Iowa AAA – Joel Meyer, Meyer Agri-Air, Inc., Wellsburg, IA
 
Kansas AAA – Shane Root, Root Spraying Service, Inc., Dighton, KS

Louisiana AAA – Tommy Ellett, Ferriday Flying Service, Inc., Ferriday, LA

 
Michigan AAA – Tim Swanson, SLF Air, LLC, Bannister, MI
 
Minnesota AAA – Riley Farder, Gulf Coast Aviation, Bay City, TX
 
Mississippi AAA – Glenn Holloway, Holloway Air Service, Merigold, MS
 
Missouri AAA – Dale Pence, Pence Aerial Service, Richmond, MO
 
A Montana AA – Patrick Stromberg, Clear Skies Aviation, Reserve, MT
 
Montana ATA 
 
Nebraska ATA – Tom May, Flying M Enterprises, Inc., Holdrege, NE
 
New Mexico AAA – Bob Bailey, Bailey Flying Service, Dalhart, TX
 
North Carolina AAA – Billy Whitfield, Little Gator Aviation, Fairfield, NC
 
North Dakota AAA – Matt Hovdenes, Right Way Ag, Harwood, ND
 
Ohio – Brian Gibbs, Gibbs Aero Spray, Fremont, OH

Oklahoma AAA – Matt Regier, Regier Flying Service, LLC, Fairview, OK

 
Oregon AAA – Bruce Hubler, Valley Air, Caldwell, ID
 
SEAF – Patrick Andrews, Precision Aerial LLC, Coleman, GA

South Dakota AA – Craig Bair, Bair Aviation, Lake City, SD

 
Tennesse AAA – Ashley Houston, Airworks LLC, Murray, KY
 
Texas AAA – Logan Lane, Lane Aviation, Rosenberg, TX
 
A Washington AA – Erin Morse, GEM Air Inc., Connell, WA
 
Wisconsin AAA – Damon Reabe, Reabe Spraying Service Inc., Waupun, WI

2022 Allied Industry Division Representatives
 
Airframe Division – Anthonie York, Air Tractor, Olney, TX
 
Application Technology Division – Roberto Rodriguez, Transland, Wichita Falls, TX
 
Chemical Division – Lynn Justesen, UPL North America, Elmwood, NE
 
Dealer/Parts Division – Steve Rice, North Star Aviation, Inc., Ulysses, KS
 
Insurance Division – JT Helms, Old Republic Aerospace, Kennesaw, GA
 
Propulsion Division – Eric Rojek, Covington Aircraft Engines Inc., Leesburg, GA
 
Support Division – Ann Hatfield - Grahek, Turbine Conversions, Ltd., Nunica, MI
 
Past Presidents on NAAA Board
 
2021 President - Mark Kimmel, Dixie Dusters, Itta Bena, MS

2020 Past President - Darrin Pluhar, Plu’s Flying Service Inc., Ekalaka, MT

2019 Past President - Perry Hofer, Doland Aerial Spraying, Doland, SD


2018 Past President – Gary Jerger, Ag Spray, Inc., Moorhead, MN

2017 Past President – Dominique Youakim, Aerinova Aerial, LLC, Mattoon, IL

 

2022 NAAREF President

Matt Hovdenes
Right Way Ag., Harwood, ND


Immediate Past Treasurer

Dwayne O'Brien
O'Brien Flying Service, Iowa, LA


2022 Support Committee Chair

Jane Barber Pitlick
Star-Flex, Onida, SD