MEET THE CHI TEAM

THE FOUNDER OF CHI

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CHRIS HOSFORD

CHI Aerospace Founder & Owner

CHI’s founder and owner, Chris Hosford, built CHI Aerospace in hopes of helping individuals pursue their aviation aspirations, and promote aerospace safety and education for everyone.

FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

GREG CRAVEN

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Chief Flight Instructor
CFI | CFII | MEI | B737 Type

“A mile of highway will take you a mile. A mile of runway will take you anywhere”

Read more about Greg here

MIKEY MCDONOUGH

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Part-Time Flight Instructor | PSM

"I am incredibly thankful for the opportunity to share aviation with those around me and I can’t wait for what the future holds."

Read more about Mikey here

SARAH MCCONN

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Full-Time Flight Instructor | PSM

"The excitement of the hustle and bustle of the airport and then finally walking onto the airplane, finding my seat, and relaxing as I watched the world as it passed below me was exciting to me."

Read more about Sarah here

JAKE GREENBERG

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Full-Time Flight Instructor | PSM

“Sorry Goose, but it’s time to Buzz the tower!”

Read more about Jake here

ANDERS DACHSTEINER

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Full-Time Flight Instructor | PSM
CFI | CFII

"The more I was able to learn and fly, the more I fell in love with aviation. I knew I had found what really made me happy."

Read more about Anders here

DERRICK CHOW

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Full-Time Flight Instructor | PSM

“We may have the smallest office, but we have the greatest view”

Read more about Derrick here

ROBERT SCOTT

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Full-Time Flight Instructor | PSM/B19
CFI | CFII

"Growing up as a kid I was always fascinated with aviation and I knew that one day I was going to be a pilot."

Read more about Robert here

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MICHAEL GORHAM

Part-Time Flight Instructor | B19

"Ever since my first flight, I’ve been hooked and I’m looking forward to advancing in my aviation career." 

Read more about Michael here

DAN SULLIVAN

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Part-Time Flight Instructor | PSM

"Whatever the future holds, whether in an RV-12, PC-12, 737, or the 777, I am so thrilled to be on this journey and share my passion with the next generation of aviators."

Read more about Dan here

ROB BURRUS

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Part-Time Flight Instructor | PSM
CFI | CFII | MEI | ATP

"Having spent over 27 years in the military with multiple deployments to all corners of the world- combined with my commercial experience- I am still amazed by the opportunities that exist in aviation"

Read more about Rob here

SCOTT FORTE

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Part-Time Flight Instructor | PSM
CFI | CFII | CE-500 Type

Scott has been a part-time instructor at CHI for three years! On top of flying, Scott also works as a real-estate agent. 

Read more about Scott here

MANAGERS & DISPATCHERS

TINA LAMONTAGNE

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General Manager & Pilot

"Being able to see the world from that viewpoint and having the freedom to fly anywhere made me immediately fall in love."

Read more about Tina here

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ELORA MCCUDDY

Operations Manager & Student Pilot | PSM

"I am thrilled to have the opportunity to learn from, and be a part of, such a kind and passionate community of instructors, pilots, and students."

Read more about Elora here

JOSEPH PALMER

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Social Media Manager, Lead Dispatcher & Pilot | PSM

"My motivation to serve has taught me a lot about myself and what my passions are. The passion that tops them all, is my passion for aviation."

Read more about Joseph here

KAMERON VIRKAITIS

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Dispatcher & Pilot | PSM

"My first trip to the National Air & Space museum in Washington, D.C. as a kid opened my eyes to the incredible world of aviation that I quickly fell in love with."

Read more about Kameron here

ERIN CUMMINGS

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Dispatcher | PSM

"For once you have tasted flight, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward; for there you have been and there you long to return.”

Read more about Erin here

ZACHARY BUZZELL

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Dispatcher & Pilot | PSM

"All it takes is a taste of being in the sky, and you’ll know if it’s something you’ll be hooked on for life."

Read more about Zachary here

LIAM MCINNIS

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Dispatcher | PSM

Bio coming soon...

MICHELLE GUFFEY

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Dispatcher | B19

Bio coming soon...

ANDREW KELLY

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Dispatcher | PSM

Bio coming soon...

APPLY TO BE A DISPATCHER OR CFI AT CHI AEROSPACE

Interested in employment opportunities at CHI? Download our employment application:

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