Director of Operations
Chris is the Director of Operations at Silver Air. He oversees day-to-day operations and assures that Silver Air is, at all times, in FAA compliance and operating at the highest level of safety. Chris is a lead international Gulfstream GIV Captain and manages the asset for the owner. Born to fly and following in his Father Lee’s footsteps, Chris took lessons at age 7, and became the youngest aviator to fly transcontinental at age 10 and transatlantic at age 11, gaining him three Guinness World Records. Chris soloed on his 16th birthday. Driven by a strong desire to serve, his career began in the fire service, serving as a firefighter/paramedic and later as a fire chief. Chris then served for 10 years as a police officer, spending 6 years as a motorcycle officer before his love of flying drew him back to professional aviation. When Chris isn’t flying the the G-IV around the world, he flies on the ground on one of his motorcycles on the central coast of California where he lives.