About Us

Alan Davis

Alan Davis

President

Alan is retired Army Aviation where his specialty was maintenance and maintenance management. He is currently an adjunct professor for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University at Lely High School where students are in a Part 141 private pilot program. Alan has more than 7,500 logged hours with more than 3,500 logged instructional hours. He is a CFII and A&P mechanic with IA and has over 35-years aviation maintenance experience. Alan oversees all maintenance and performs all inspections on the CFTAR fleet.

Dr. David Randall

Dr. David Randall

Treasurer

Dr. Randall is an accomplished IFR pilot with more than 1,000 logged hours. He is the leading veterinarian in the Naples community for small animals. Dr. Randall has a passion for aviation and loves to assist all with flight. Aviation is an important part of his life.

Andres Gutiérrez

Andres Gutiérrez

Flight Instructor

Alex Bengoechea

Alex Bengoechea

Flight Instructor

Alex is the first of the Lely High School students to go through Lely Academy and come back as a flight instructor. Alex is also an A&P mechanic.

Hal Brannon

Hal Brannon

A&P (IA)

Mike Jenner

Mike Jenner

A&P (IA)

Alumni

Philipp Ruwe

Philipp Ruwe

Emeritus Chief Flight Instructor / Endeavor Air

Philipp served CFTAR well with flying almost 1,000 hours in a year. He contributed to CFTAR immensely and everyone greatly benefited from his passion for teaching and aviation. Prior to Delta, Philipp was a full time instructor and commercial King Air pilot.

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