Board of Directors

Rick Yeates
President
I'm a retired Navy and airline pilot who was an instructor and check pilot for both. After retirement I went back to school and graduated from Western Seminary.
Shannon Esson
Vice-President
I grew up as an MK (missionary kid) of parents who served with Mission Aviation Fellowship. I'm a retired airlines pilot and currently serve as a check-airman with Cival Air Patrol.
Greg Hawes
Chief Financial Officer
Greg is a life long Washington resident. Married 32 year to Gale with 2 grown children. Has worked 27 years with Horizon Airlines and is currently a Captain and Check Airman. "I have a passion to teach and share my experience with those called by God to serve in Mission Aviation."
Craig Hochstetler
Director of Training
Craig is a Gold Seal flight instructor. He graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with a major in professional aeronautics and minors in aviation safety and management. Craig flew short-term, for Maranatha Ministries in the remote mountain villages of Nayarit Mexico. "This has provided me with a glimpse into the world of mission aviation. These trips to Mexico have given me a desire to serve the Lord through aviation." Craig has enthuisatically instructed the flight students of ServantWings. When not instructing Craig has a career in agriculture.