Patti Madewell, an Administrative Assistant at US Aviation Academy

Patti Madewell

Administrative Assistant Patti loves her work and enjoys making a difference every day. She hopes to make someone’s day or life better just because she cares. Outside of work, Patti loves camping with friends, watching Nascar and baking goods. She is a big fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers.

Patti Madewell, an Administrative Assistant at US Aviation Academy
Francesca Gooding, a Flight School Administrator at US Aviation Academy

Francesca Gooding

Flight School Administrator The mission Francesca strives for each day is to reach out and positively impact as many people as possible. Outside of work, Francesca spends the majority of her time with friends and family. She loves to travel, and enjoys focusing her attention on self-development by reading, exercising, and getting closer to her […]

Francesca Gooding, a Flight School Administrator at US Aviation Academy
Chris Ramey, the VP of Compliance and Standards at US Aviation Academy

Chris Ramey

VP of Compliance & Standards Chris received his Bachelors of Science in Aviation from Southeastern Oklahoma State University 2007. Shortly after graduating, Chris began working as a Line Instructor eventually working his way up to his current position.

Chris Ramey, the VP of Compliance and Standards at US Aviation Academy
Seth Hamilton, Vp of International & Domestic Training at US Aviation Academy

Seth Hamilton

VP of International & Domestic Training Seth enjoys problem solving and finding the most efficient ways to do things. Outside of work, Seth loves to spend time with his friends and family. He also loves to travel as often as possible and enjoy learning about different places and cultures.

Seth Hamilton, Vp of International & Domestic Training at US Aviation Academy
Dana Bruner, Human Resources & Payroll manager at US Aviation Academy

Dana Bruner

Human Resources & Payroll Manager Dana loves her position in Human Resources because this career path allows her to study human behavior and how that plays into the black and white lines of employment law. Outside of work, Dana is “NanaMomma” to twin girls and when her life isn’t full of unicorns, dresses, bows and […]

Dana Bruner, Human Resources & Payroll manager at US Aviation Academy
Scott Sykes, VP of Business Development at US Aviation Academy

Scott Sykes

VP of Business Development Scott enjoys the challenges the aviation industry brings; finding the best solution for US Aviation customers, creative problem solving, and pragmatic thinking. At home, Scott enjoys spending time with his dog, five snakes and wife. If he is not home, he is at the lake water skiing.

Scott Sykes, VP of Business Development at US Aviation Academy
Justin Skyes, VP of Accounting and Finance at Us Aviation Academy

Justin Sykes

VP of Accounting & Finance Justin trained at US Aviation and is an instrument-rated Private Pilot of 100 hours. He enjoys actively being involved in growing and managing a business. On his own time, Justin enjoys water-skiing, and driving his “classic” cars.

Justin Skyes, VP of Accounting and Finance at Us Aviation Academy
Mark Taylor, Chief Development Officer & Co-Founder of the US Aviation Academy Flight Training Program

Mark Taylor

Chief Development Officer & Co-founder Mark has over 35 years of experience in business development, client relations, employee relations, sales and marketing. He holds a BA in Management, a certificate in human resources management and an MBA in Personnel & Industrial Relations. Mark oversees the organizational development of existing and new business initiatives while working […]

Mark Taylor, Chief Development Officer & Co-Founder of the US Aviation Academy Flight Training Program
Mike Skyes, Founder & CEO of the US Aviation Academy Flight Training Program

Mike Sykes

Chief Executive Officer & Founder Mike is one of the founders of US Aviation and has worked as the CEO since the company started in January of 2006. Mike’s passion is to help businesses grow through strong leadership while delivering quality services at competitive prices. Outside of work, Mike enjoys water sports, golf, and generally […]

Mike Skyes, Founder & CEO of the US Aviation Academy Flight Training Program