Aviation Board

Mike Jansen - President
Tel: (260) 417-3003
Born and raised in Kendallville. Married with two children and two grand children. Graduated from Purdue University with a BS in Computer Science. Works as a systems engineer for an engineering firm in Fort Wayne. Appointed to Aviation Board in 2008.

Roger Thon - Treasurer
Tel: (260) 318-1297
Lives in Kendallville. Married with six children. Two years at Ivy Tech, teaching certificate from Indian River Community College for CDL training. Past director of CDL training program for Armellini Express. Business owner. Part time Pastor and private pilot.

Ken Mars - Secretary
Tel: (260) 336-9133
Married with two grown children. United State Marine Veteran. Undergraduate Degree in behavioral from Indiana University, Graduate Degree in mental health counseling from Saint Francis. Aviatin experience, flight instructor, glider instructor, instrument instructor and FAR 135 air taxis pilot. 2000 plus hours flight time.

Bob Campbell - Board Member
Tel: (260) 585-9571
Married with six grown children. Graduated Kendallville High School in 1963. Attended Indiana University. United States Navy Veteran. Was Director of Operations for Starcraft for 20 plus years. Local business owner until retiring in 2016. Member Experimental Aircraft Association. Holds private pilot license.

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