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Executive & Operational Teams

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The APS executive team of experts oversees the professional delivery of all upset training programs. Setting the tone for quality and exceptional customer experience in an easygoing and enjoyable atmosphere, they ensure every student receives standardized training through strict adherence to the APS’s high-quality principles and the industry’s highest performance standards.

Executive Team

Tara Ransbury
Executive Vice President, Finance
• 5X Master CFI
• Check Airman
• Advanced UPRT Instructor
• Arizona Instructor
Capt. Clarke ‘Otter’ McNeace
Executive Vice President, Compliance & Standards
• 4X Master CFI
• Check Airman
• Advanced UPRT Instructor
• Texas Instructor
Randall ‘Random’ Brooks
Executive Vice President, Flight Operations
Julian Eftekar
Julian Eftekar
Executive Vice President, Commercial Operations

Operational Team

Travis Schleusner
Director of Maintenance
APS Sales Manager
John Lowe
Senior Sales Manager
Christina King
Executive Administrator
Gladis Hernandez
Customer Relations Assistant
Ashley Moritz
Administrative/Client Service Specialist
Flight Operations Service Leader
Kenneth Crawford
Flight Operations Service Leader
Francois Jurres
Director of Business Operations, the Netherlands
APS Team Member
AnnMarie Hansen
Customer Account Specialist
Cullen Carrick
A&P Mechanic
APS FOSS McKenna
McKenna Breinholt
Flight Operations Support Specialist

Expert Webinar Presenters

• 4X Master CFI
• Check Airman
• Advanced UPRT Instructor
• Texas Instructor
Randall ‘Random’ Brooks
VP Training and Business Development

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