Ed provides strategic direction for our entire suite of product support services, including Clay Lacy’s Van Nuys FBO, FAA Part 145 repair stations, mobile response teams and all maintenance, repair and overhaul activities. A strong leader with extensive experience in aviation maintenance and repair operations, planning and sales, his focus is on exceeding customer expectations. Prior to this position, Ed was our vice president of maintenance. Before joining Clay Lacy, he led cross-functional teams in operations, sales, brand management and business development as general manager of the Dassault Falcon Jet Reno service center. While managing facility operations, he led a team that achieved 100 percent on-time delivery for every major project with a customer satisfaction level of 95 percent. Earlier, Ed was director of maintenance for a regional commuter airline serving seven major cities in North America. He holds an Airframe and Power Plant Certificate and is a former member of the Nevada State Aerospace and Defense Sector Council. Ed has a B.A.in political science from California State University, Northridge, and has completed Leadership Standards and Leadership and Management Ethics programs from Harvard Business School.