Jens Nerness

Jens grew up in Portland, OR and attended university in Walla Walla Washington where he began studying nursing. While in nursing school, he discovered his love of flying in an Intro to Aviation class he took as an elective. With excitement, he eagerly switched his...

John Huntsman

John started flying in Walla Walla, WA in 1985 while attending Whitman College and got his CFI in 1987. Since then, he has earned his CFII-MEI-ATP. John has a broad range of experience in his vast career in aviation. He has 4,500+ hours, 500+ hrs actual instrument,...

Lael Silver

Lael got her private pilot’s license at Aurora Flight Training after her parents gifted her a discovery flight at the age of 16. She went on to get her instrument rating, commercial multi and single licenses, followed up by MEI, CFI, and CFII. Her specialties...

Kameron Ray

After a successful 8 year career as a consulting engineer in the mining and commercial explosives industries, Kameron has turned his passion for aviation into his new career. Kameron grew up in New Mexico where spent countless summers flying gliders with the Civil Air...

Erik Skjerseth

Erik currently works at Jeppesen during the day, and is a Certified Flight Instructor by night/weekend. His belief is that flying is a great way to view things from a unique perspective and enjoys being able to introduce others to the joy of flying. Erik strives to...