About ACP

The Aviation Council of Pennsylvania (ACP) consists of airports, fixed-base operators, flight schools, business aircraft operators, aerospace manufacturers and suppliers, air charter operators, and other aviation organizations and suppliers all working together to improve and promote aviation and aerospace throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

The purpose of the ACP is to represent the Pennsylvania aviation and aerospace community in matters involving government and private sector interests; to improve and promote aviation in partnership with local, state and federal government; and to increase and enhance public awareness of aviation and aerospace.

The Aviation Council has Standing (*) and Special committees to study and make recommendations to the Board of Directors and to carry out specific assignments as needed. Experienced committee members are available to assist Council members with aviation related projects and concerns.

Agency Relations
Dan Gallogly, Co-Chairperson
Bryan Rodgers, Co-Chairperson
To monitor and coordinate with both state and federal agencies and affiliated aviation organizations (e.g., FAA; BOA; NATA, NTSA, TSA, AIA, AAAE, AOPA and NBAA).

Annual Conference
Jay Beratran, Co-Chairperson
Keith Brune, Co-Chairperson
Rick Holes, Co-Chairperson
To develop and manage the annual PA Aviation Conference.

Awards, Education and Scholarship *
David Eberly, Co-Chairperson
Lowell Levengood, Chairperson
To organize and administer the selection process for scholarship awards and to recognize individuals and organizations for their contributions to aviation. To recommend and establish aviation education programs and aid in the coordination of aviation programs and institutions within the Commonwealth.

By-Laws *
Jay Beratan, Chairperson
To review the By-Laws bi-annually and make recommendations for By-Law revisions to the Board of Directors.

Conference Site Selection
Rick Holes, Co-Chairperson
Tom Hart, Co-Chairperson
To request proposals from organizations interested in hosting the annual PA Aviation Conference.

Economic Development
Ann Dugan, Co-Chairperson
Charles R. Everett, Jr., Co-Chairperson
John Graham, Co-Chairperson
Identify funding opportunities, provide technical and management expertise, network with other members and provide strategic planning facilitation so that your airport can grow and develop.

Finance *
John Mininger, Chairperson
To manage the financial affairs of the Council to include preparing budgets, managing investments, preparing regular financial statements and conduct an annual audit of the Council.

Legislative *
Ann Dugan, Co-Chairperson
Charles R. Everett, Jr., Co-Chairperson
John Graham, Co-Chairperson
To monitor and work closely on those legislative matters that affect the Council membership on a national, state and local level.

Membership/Communications *
Ann Dugan, Co-Chairperson
John Graham, Co-Chiarperson
To oversee in the planning and organizing for a continuous membership growth and maintenance program. To develop and maintain ACP communication tools (website, Twitter, LinkedIn, Survey Monkey and e-newsletter) to provide members and the general public with information about ACP and aviation issues.

Nominating *
Rick Holes, Co-Chairperson
Chad Nixon, Co-Chairperson
To recommend from the membership, a slate of qualified council members for the Board of Directors. This recommendation shall be made to the membership at its Annual Meeting.

Operator Relations
Carl Adkins, Co-Chairperson
David Holman, Co-Chairperson
To assist and develop programs which will benefit fixed base operators, flight schools, charter operators and small airports.


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ACP Meetings & Events

Tue Apr 18 @ 5:00PM - 05:00PM
Legislative Education Days
Wed Apr 19 @ 5:00PM - 05:00PM
Legislative Education Days

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