Our Leadership

Airlink’s Board of Trustees, Governors Council, and Ambassadors are an expansive group of volunteers lending their expertise to the organization. Their experience and advocacy helps Airlink increase its capacity to serve humanitarian organizations and positively impact communities recovering from crisis.

Board of Trustees

Todd Freeman

Chair, Airlink
Board Director, Embraer S.A.

Robyn Mandel

Vice Chair, Airlink Board of Trustees
Founder, Law Office of Robyn Mandel

Mary Ellen Jones

Treasurer, Airlink Board of Trustees
Former Vice President – Asia-Pacific Sales, Pratt & Whitney

Tom Ruth

Secretary, Airlink Board of Trustees
Former President and CEO, Edmonton Airports

James Hnat

Immediate Past Chair, Airlink Board of Trustees

Robert Brown

Founder and Past Chair, Airlink Board of Trustees
CEO, Vmo Aircraft Leasing

Pat Dowling

President and CEO, Seabury Corporate Finance and Senior Managing Director, Seabury Capital

George Fenton

Chief Executive and Co-Founder of the Humanitarian Logistics Association

Ken Gazzola

President, Four Stars Aviation

Nicole Huque

Managing Director, Krauthamer & Associates

Niklas Lund

Director, Rockton

Mark Packard

Executive Director – Equipment Finance -JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Steve Rimmer

CEO, Altavair

Jennifer Villa

Executive Director & Group Head, Ashland Place Finance LLC