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Staff Contact Information
Troy Thrash, President & CEO
Oversees all operations of the Air Zoo.
Kim Robinson, Director of Operations
Oversees attraction and sales operations and is responsible for new business.
Keith Gill, Director of Exhibits and Programming
Oversees development and implementation of exhibit, restoration, and education programs.
Sue Markus, Director of Finance and Human Resources
Responsible for financial and human resource activities.
Maria Newhouse, Development Associate
Responsible for Development, Fundraising, Donor Services, & Donation Requests. If you are requesting a donation, please review the Air Zoo's donation request guidelines by clicking HERE.
Tamra Stafford, Membership Services and Volunteer/Community Resources Manager
Oversees membership programs,volunteer activities, and internships.
Michael Martin, Guest Experience Manager
Responsible for maintaining customer satisfaction.
Group & Event Sales Department
Responsible for school, group and special event bookings.
Danielle Baughman - Group & Event Sales Manager
Dan Patnode - Group & Event Sales Coordinator
Jeremy Dolence - Group & Event Sales Coordinator
Kathleen Larsen, Education Manager
Manages the Air Zoo's education team and programming
Al Hollaway, Technical Services Manager
Responsible for Information Technologies and Technical Resources.
Greg Ward, Senior Conservator
Responsible for care of the aircraft and restoration facilities.
Derek Menchinger, Operations Manager
Responsible for repair and maintenance activities of museum attractions.
Laurie Burkhardt, Collections Registrar
Responsible for artifact donation and loans.
Christy Kincaid, Collections and Exhibits Coordinator
Responsible for overseeing exhibit and collections programs.