Gerald became a member with EFC in 2005. He took over the Manager position in 2012 and has worked in Maintenance and Accounting with EFC.
Gerald is originally from Fort McMurray and did some of his flight training in Phoenix Arizona as well as here at EFC.
Chief Flight Instructor - Class 1 Multi IFR Instructor/ Flight Examiner
Sophia came to the Club in 2009 after completing the Mount Royal Aviation program and then working for a year at the Calgary Flying Club. Sophia became the CFI in August of 2012 and also flies part time on a Cessna Citation for a local construction company. She is originally from the Crowsnest Pass, Alberta. In 2018, Sophia was named to Wings magazine's Top 20 Under 40: Agent of Change. In 2019, she is Mount Royal University's Alumni Award recipent.
Assistant Chief Flight Instructor - Class 1 Multi IFR Instructor
Justin was born on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. He spent 20 years in Ontario, completing his flight training at WWFC at the Kitchener / Waterloo airport (CYKF).
He later obtained his seaplane rating and time on floats at Lake St. John (CNV6).
Class 3 Instructor
John was born in South Korea but soon after, at a young age, moved to Canada where he found the passion for aviation. He started his aviation career in 2013 and completed his instructor rating with EFC in the Spring of 2016. While instructing at EFC, he is also attending the University of Alberta to complete a 4-year degree in the facility of Arts.
John's long-term goal is to join and work for the airlines.
Class 4 Instructor
Bruno is originally from Brazil and came back to Canada in 2015 after completing his University Degree in Aviation Sciences as well as his flight training. He joined the EFC Dispatch team in October of 2015 and the Instructor team in March of 2019.
He is a dog lover, loves traveling and of course the Aviation Industry.
Bill Dimmer-PPL Ground School Instructor
Bill has been an EFC Club member since 1987. He recently decided to start working on his Commercial License and eventually his Instructor Rating.
Bill has also been a long time member of the CASARA group.
Andy is originally from the Philippines and moved to Canada with his family in 2012. He became a member of EFC in 2014 and joined the dispatch team after getting his PPL.
His long term goal is to work as an instructor or work as a pipeline inspection pilot.
Zac started working on his private license early October 2016 and joined the dispatch team a couple weeks after. Once finished his PPL he plans on working towards his commercial license.
Zac was born and raised in Edmonton and looks forward to the opportunities aviation will bring.
Director of Maintenance
Eric is originally from Hinton, joined the club and started flying in 2007. He worked dispatch with EFC while he completed his PPL before starting to apprentice with EFC as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. Eric left EFC for a few years but returned in 2014 after working on a variety of planes with Courtesy Air.
Eric became our Person Responsible for Maintenance & Person Responsible for Maintenance Control in September of 2019.