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TEAM MEMBERS

The NUAIR staff is comprised of experienced aviation professionals who provide unsurpassed expertise in aeronautical research, UAS operations, and safety management.

Headquartered in Syracuse, NY, NUAIR manages operations of the New York UAS Test Site at Griffiss International Airport in Rome, NY, one of just seven FAA-designated UAS test sites in the United States. Multiple pilots, flight operations personnel and more assure your UAS testing goes smoothly.

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STATIONED AT THE CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS IN SYRACUSE

MIKE HERTZENDORF
MIKE HERTZENDORFChief Executive Officer
TONY BASILE
TONY BASILEChief Operations Officer
ANDY THURLING
ANDY THURLINGChief Technology Officer
EMILY DeMARCHÉ
EMILY DeMARCHÉChief Financial Officer
JUDY VAN WIE
JUDY VAN WIEDirector of Finance
TIM LAWTON
TIM LAWTONDirector of Marketing
KRISTINA WILLIAMS
KRISTINA WILLIAMSExecutive Assistant to CEO

STATIONED AT THE NEW YORK UAS TEST SITE IN ROME

CHUCK HERETH
CHUCK HERETHChief Pilot
SCOTT BRENTON
SCOTT BRENTONChief of Safety
ERIC HAINES
ERIC HAINESDirector of Ops Logistics
CADY KEPLER
CADY KEPLERAirworthiness Manager
RUSS HOLLAND
RUSS HOLLANDPilot
CHIP NOBLE
CHIP NOBLEPilot
BOB McHALE
BOB McHALEPilot
CLARK SPEICHER
CLARK SPEICHEROperations Supervisor
ELISE HERETH
ELISE HERETHOperations Supervisor

TEST YOUR DRONE TECHNOLOGY AT THE NEW YORK UAS TEST SITE!

New York’s 50-mile UAS UTM/BVLOS Corridor includes USS support, simulation capabilities, secure data collection & more!