Our Crew

Air Planning is first and foremost an aviation company, and our staff is dedicated to providing world class air charter brokerage services anywhere on the globe.

We maintain the highest standards in the industry relative to employee training and qualifications, and are committed to remaining the industry authority through our collective experience from all walks of life as well as formal education and training in aviation. Our people are the backbone of our company and the reason we enjoy industry-leading client retention. All of our clients are assigned to one Air Planning associate who will remain with your program from the initial proposal until the flight is complete. No layers of departments, no changing contact names, and no answering services… just personal attention to your private jet air charter needs, twenty-four hours a day.

Haley MacDonald, Senior Account Executive

Haley MacDonald

Senior Account Executive

With Air Planning Since: June, 2005

Best Place I've Traveled To: Hawaii - most beautiful beaches ever, and it was our honeymoon.

Favorite Weekend Activity: Summer weekends on the lake, boating, swimming, and relaxing. 

Kassie Parker, Senior Account Executive

Kassie Parker

Senior Account Executive

With Air Planning Since: April, 2011. How about years in the industry? 18!

Best Place I've Traveled To: An all inclusive resort in Jamaica for my honeymoon. It was paradise. Also, a drive through zoo in San Diego - I got kissed by a buffalo and a Zebra tried to steal my purse!

Favorite Weekend Activity: Live music and theater. My husband sings and plays guitar and my son has snagged several lead roles in local performances like Jafar in Aladdin, Gaston in Beauty and The Beast, Corny Collins in Hairspray, and The Cat in Susical the Musical. 

Cory Glaser, Senior Account Executive

Cory Glaser

Senior Account Executive

With Air Planning Since: February, 2015

Best Place I've Traveled To: England because I got to see Warwick Castle, Buckingham Palace, and Stonehenge. 

Favorite Weekend Activity: Supporting local craft breweries and trying out different recipes.

Aaron Yust, Director of Business Development

Aaron Yust

Director of Business Development

With Air Planning Since: August, 2019

Best Place I've Traveled To: Hard to say.  I was fortunate to have the opportunity to travel around the world while I lived in Germany, Singapore and France growing up.  A safari in South Africa and a visit to Iceland are two of my favorites.

Favorite Weekend Activity:   I usually spend the weekend hanging out with my wife, 4 year old son, our dogs, and our one year old twins.

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Alex rincker

Senior Account Executive

With Air Planning Since: March, 2021

Best Place I've Traveled To: Tough choice, but putting aside the business travels, definitely Hawaii.

Favorite Weekend Activity:   Spending time with my wife and my 3 year old and 1 year old daughters - most weekends there's guaranteed to be a bike ride to the park.

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Adam Hannon

Senior Account Executive 

With Air Planning Since: March, 2021

Best Place I've Traveled To: One of the world's oldest palaces, Royal Alcázar in Seville, Spain. 

Favorite Weekend Activity: Fishing, whether it's my golf balls out of the hazards or actual fish. 

Jason Thomas, Account Manager

Jason 'Jay' Thomas

Account Manager

With Air Planning Since: March, 2016

Best Place I've Traveled To: Nice, France - beautiful scenery, friendly people, and delicious food!

Favorite Weekend Activity: Fishing.

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Sharon Thomas

President

With Air Planning Since: 1999 (Co-Founder)

Best Place I've Traveled To: A private cabana in the Caribbean.

Favorite Weekend Activity: Reading with a glass of wine and having family time.

Scott Bickford, CEO

Scott Bickford

CEO

With Air Planning Since: 1999 (Co-Founder)

Best Place I've Traveled To: Latitude:19.363073° / Longitude:-81.259738° I can’t give any other details, or everyone will want to go there.

Favorite Weekend Activity: Trying to remember where I left my keys.

Nicolle Williams, Senior Account Executive

Nicolle Williams

Senior Account Executive

With Air Planning Since: September, 2010

Best Place I've Traveled To: I've been to 35 countries on 5 continents. I can't pick one place I like the most, each one was too unique. At the end of the day, I have to say my most memorable place/experience was here in the U.S., 7800 Beverly Boulevard in LA - The Price is Right and Bob Barker.

Favorite Weekend Activity: Golf.