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ISTAT Foundation Chairman and Vice Chairman

Jep Thornton
Until March 2020
Foundation Chairman
Partner
Aerolease Aviation, LLC
Miami, FL, USA

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Damon D'Agostino
Until March 2020
Foundation Vice Chairman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Zephyrus Aviation Capital
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

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ISTAT Board Representatives

Gerry Butler
Until March 2021
ISTAT President
Chief Marketing Officer
Merx Aviation Finance
Dublin Ireland

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Douglas W. Runte
Until March 2021
Immediate Past ISTAT President
Managing Director & Head of Aviation Research
Deutsche Bank
New York, NY, USA

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Dean Gerber
Until March 2021
Treasurer
General Counsel
ISTAT U Chair​
Orix Aviation Group
Dublin, Ireland

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ISTAT Foundation Trustees

Kristen Chmielewski
Until March 2020
Partner
GC Aero Law, LLP
Chicago, IL, USA

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Bruce Dankberg
Until March 2022
Director, Marketing
Altavair
Issaquah, WA USA

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Sigthor Einarsson
Until March 2022
Grants Program Chair
Partner
ICELEASE
Reykjavik, Iceland

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Peter Huijbers
Until March 2022
Director
PH Aviation Asia Ltd.
Hong Kong

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Mary Ellen S. Jones
Until March 2020
Vice President, Sales - The Americas
Pratt & Whitney
East Hartford, CT

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Andrew La Stella
Until March 2022
Scholarship Program Chair
Principal
Aviation Capital Services LLC
Little Silver, NJ

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Christine Rovelli
Until March 2022
VP Group Treasurer and Head of M&A
Finnair Oyj
Helsinki, Finland

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Murrae Ross-Eskell
Until March 2022
Internship Program Chair
Managing Director
Horizon Executive Search International Ltd
Holmbush Farm, Faygate, England

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Rod J. Sheridan
Until March 2020
Vice Chairman
Fundraising Program Chair
Nordic Aviation Capital
Aurora, Ontario, Canada

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Betsy Snyder
Until March 2020
Director
Standard & Poor's
New York, NY, USA

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Mark Streeter
Until March 2022
Managing Director
Head of Aviation, Transportation, and REIT Credit Research
J.P. Morgan
New York, NY, USA

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David Swan
Until March 2020
Chief Operating Officer
Humanitarian Program Chair
SMBC Aviation Capital
Dublin, Ireland

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Eddo Weijer
Until March 2022
Vice President Engine Transactions
GA Telesis, LLC
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

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ISTAT Foundation Chairman History

Charles N. Seidlitz 1995-1999 Stephen T Rimmer 2007-2009
Stephen J. Fortune 1999-2001 David P. Sutton 2009-2011
Roland H. Moore 2001-2003 Warren Willits 2011-2013
Thomas Hiniker 2003-2005 Todd Freeman 2013-2015
Robert Brown 2005-2007 Damon D'Agostino 2015-2017

 

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