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About FAPA

Meet the Frontline Team

The team at FAPA.aero is dedicated to your success. We are passionate about helping pilots have the best career possible.

Click on any photo or name to read our bios. Get to know us!

Judy Tarver

Judy Tarver

Vice President - Global Strategies
Tom Hiltner

Tom Hiltner

Vice President - Operations
Thomas Smith, MBA, CFP®

Thomas Smith, MBA, CFP®

Vice President - FAPA Financial Services
Claudette Carroll

Claudette Carroll

Director - Pilot Career Services
Nick Alford

Nick Alford

Interview Consultant
Karen Floyd

Karen Floyd

Interview Consultant
Craig Washka

Craig Washka

Customer Service Representative
Andrew Dubats

Andrew Dubats

Mentor Services Representative
G.W.

G.W. "Bo" Corby

Vice President - Flight Training Standards
Mike Schukert

Mike Schukert

Collegiate Aviation Liaison
Captain Andy Simonds

Captain Andy Simonds

Senior Staff Writer
Laura Arden

Laura Arden

Director of Sales & Marketing

Meet the Principals

The principals of FAPA.aero combine their experience to lead FAPA.aero to serve pilots in the best way possible.

Louis Smith

Louis Smith

Chairman and President of FAPA.aero
Daniel S. Huntington

Daniel S. Huntington

Director of CyberCompass Corporation
Mark J. Stevens

Mark J. Stevens

Director of CyberCompass Corporation

Meet the FAPA team

Tom Hiltner

Vice President - Operations

TomHiltner

Tom Hiltner is a native of Margate, NJ and has been a part of the FAPA.aero team since 2012.  Since then he has progressed from Director of Content and Communications to Vice President of Operations. Tom is responsible for the products offered by FAPA.aero to its members, as well as planning and executing pilot career conferences and Job Fairs around the country. As an active airline pilot, Tom understands how important achieving career goals is to each and every pilot he serves. 

Client Testimonials

Anonymous

Hired at US Airways

Judy and all at FAPA, Thank you all very much for your help and support. I was just hired at US Airways! I appreciate being a FAPA member for such a long time and finally having my dream come to fruition. You are wonderful at what you do and I profusely thank you!! A special thank you to Judy - You are an amazing woman, deserving of many gifts. Thank you for your Skype-preps, they made all the difference in the world. Thank you Thank you Thank you!!