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Leadership Team

Steven F. Santo Steven F. Santo, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board

Steven Santo has served as Chief Executive Officer, President and a director of Avantair since its inception in June 2003 and Skyline Aviation Services, Inc. since June 2002. Mr. Santo is a licensed, commercially-rated pilot who has been flying for approximately 15 years. From 1995 through 2001, Mr. Santo practiced law as an attorney in private practice, concluding his law practice in 2001 as a name partner at the firm of Fields, Silver & Santo. From 1992 to 1995, Mr. Santo served as an Assistant District Attorney in New York working in the office’s major crimes unit. Mr. Santo received a J.D. from St. Johns School of Law and a bachelor’s degree from Villanova University.

David Haslett David Haslett, President & Chief Operating Officer

David joined Avantair in January 2013, and as Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for day-to-day performance of the Company with specific focus on customer service and key financial and performance metrics in addition to increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of the Company’s infrastructure. David has over 27 years of leadership experience operating in highly regulated environments. Born and educated in South Africa, David served as an officer in the South African Military before moving into a career in the gaming industry where he held positions of Assistant General Manager of Operations and General Manager of the Totalisator Agency Board. In 2000, David moved to the USA to take up a position with Scientific Games as Senior Vice President of Operations and in 2010 was appointed as Managing Director of Sportech Racing with global responsibility for financial performance, operations, technology, maintenance, logistics, service delivery and regulatory compliance.

Kevin V. McKameyKevin V. McKamey, Executive Vice President

As a charter employee of Avantair, Mr. McKamey joined the company soon after its founding.  As Executive Vice President, Mr. McKamey is responsible for developing long range business and facility strategies that support Avantair's business plans.  Mr. McKamey has 20 years' experience in the aviation industry with two of the years as the Flight and Sales Support Manager of Piaggio America.  Mr. McKamey is a certified pilot with over 3,000 hours in the Avanti P.180.  Mr. McKamey holds a Bachelor's degree in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle University.