Key Personnel

The Club is run on a daily basis by the Club Manager, which is a paid position operating under the base office for Moral, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR). The Manager is advised and assisted by the Board of Directors, which are club members and volunteers. The NAS Patuxent River Commanding Officer and his staff oversee club operations. The instructors and mechanics are paid on an hourly basis for their time. The following is a list of those personnel. Members should use the Roster in SkyManager to find contact information.

ManagerAmanda McHugh
PresidentJohn Taylor
Vice PresidentPatrick “Mike” McGinn
SecretaryPhilip Mock
Financial SecretaryJustin Lareau
Operations Officer
Maintenance OfficerTom Jackson
Safety OfficerDaniel Goff
Chief Flight InstructorJohn Taylor
Base Commanding OfficerCAPT Christopher Cox
Base Executive OfficerCAPT John Brabazon
Operations RepCDR Nicholas Price
Maintenance RepLCDR David MacMelville
Safety RepLT Darren Negley
Flight Instructor, CFIG, CFIIJohn Taylor
Flight Instructor, CFIG, CFIChris Barrett
Flight Instructor, CFII, ATPDave Kirk
Flight Instructor, CFII, MEI Scott Elwell
Flight Instructor, CFII, MEI Dan Levin
FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic, Inspection AuthorizationBob Chase
FAA Airframe and Powerplant MechanicJason Barker
FAA Airframe and Powerplant MechanicBill Miller
Information TechnologyJohn Taylor