NFFS Contacts

National Free Flight Society Board of Directors

President
David Lindley
NFFSPresident@freeflight.org
Term January 2020 – December 2023

VP, Eastern District
Gene Ulm
NFFSVPEast@freeflight.org
Term – January 2022 -December 2025

VP, Western District
Glenn Schneider
NFFSVPWest@freeflight.org
Term – January 2019 – December 2022

VP, Central District
Rick Pangell
NFFSVPCentral@freeflight.org
Term – January 2020-December 2023

VP, Southern District
Bob Sowder
NFFSVPSouth@freeflight.org

Term – January 2021-December 2024

Treasurer
Julie Parker
max@freeflight.org

Secretary
Lisa Pacelli
membership@freeflight.org

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Competition Committee

Bob Stalick, chairman
930 NW Heron Point Ct, Albany, OR 97321 freefliter@aol.com

Bob Hanford
Bob Sifleet
Clint Brooks
Keith Fulmer
Scott Lapraik
Don Deloach

Nostalgia Subcommittee
Keith Fulmer, chairman
5688 Kern Road, Mishawaka, IN 46544 kgfulmer@aol.com

Ron Sharpton
Faust Parker
Ted Hidinger
Bob Stalick
Bob Mattes, technical advisor

Rubber Subcommittee
Don DeLoach, chairman
831 E. Willamette Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903, digest@freeflight.org

Bud Romack
David Mills
Dohrman Crawford

Electric Subcommittee
Scott Lapraick, chairman
24 Woodwind Dr., Spartanburg, SC 29302 scottl0413@gmail.com

Bernie Crowe
Mark Covington
Jack Murphy

Indoor Subcommittee

John Koptonak – Chairman gliderguider@comcast.net
Chris Glynn pseshooter3d@yahoo.com
Eduardo Guerrero edoguerr@gmail.com
Lee Russell saralee1976@att.net
Mike Kirda propblocks@gmail.com
Rey Mazzocco aprivpilot@aol.com
Steve Brown rtxc@yahoo.com

Glider Subcommittee
Tim Batiuk, chairman
29422 Winding Brook Dr, Menifee, CA 92584 tbatiuk@gmail.com

Mark Covington
David Gerspacher
Jan Langelius

Vintage FAI Power Subcommittee
Bob Stalick, chairman
1930 NW Heron Point Ct, Albany, OR 97321 freefliter@aol.com

Denny Dock
Joe Mekina
Mike Schwartz
Glenn Schneider

Golden Age 1/2A Subcommittee (Provisional)
Mike Schwartz, Chair
3834 N. Park Crossing Ave., Meridian, ID 83646 lightningmodels@outlook.com

Denny Dock
Rudy Kluiber

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National Cup Administrator

Bob Hanford
2306 W. Waco Ct., Broken Arrow, OK 74011

For information see National Cup

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Education Committee

Ross Jahnke (Chairman)
323 Baird Dr. Baton Rouge, LA 70808 ross.jahnke@nicholls.edu

Tim Batiuk
Chuck Andraka
Rocco Ferrario
Sevak Malkhasyan
Brian Pacelli
Randy Secor
Brian Turnball

AMA Sub-committee
Sevak Malkhasyan (Chairman)
6641 Blewett Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406 gtsfreeflight@gmail.com

Tim Batiuk
Gary Fogel (SDSU)
Kyle Jaracz (AMA)
Katrina Jones (FCA)

College Sub-committee
Ross Jahnke (Chairman)
323 Baird Dr. Baton Rouge, LA 70808 ross.jahnke@nicholls.edu

Kit Bays
Gary Fogel
Mike Kirda

Science Olympiad Sub-commitee
Chuck Andraka (Chairman)
21 Juan Road NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123 ceandra@comcast.net

Brian Turnbull
Tom Sanders
Jimmy Jordan

Mentoring Subcommittee
Tim Batiuk, (Chairman)
29422 Winding Brook Dr, Menifee, CA 92584 tbatiuk@gmail.com
Chuck Andraka
Ronnie Espolt
Josh Finn
Bill Kuhl
Sevak Malkhasyan
Randy Secor

Scholarship Sub-committee

Sevak Malkhasyan (Chairman)
6641 Blewett Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406 gtsfreeflight@gmail.com

For information see NFFS Scholarship Information

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2023 Symposium

Editor: Bill Kuhl, scienceguy33@gmail.com

Model of the Year Chair: Jack Murphy, jack.murphy@utahhomes.com

Hall Of Fame Chair: Don DeLoach, ddeloach@comcast.net

Patron Chair: Julie Parker, max@freeflight.org

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2022 Nationals Contest Directors

Indoor NATS/USIC
Tom Gaylor, wtgaylor1@gmail.com

Outdoor NATS/USOC
Glen Schneider, gtodds@sbcglobal.net

For information see NATS News

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Appointed Officials

NFFS Digest Editor
Don DeLoach
831 E. Willamette Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903 digest@freeflight.org

NFFS Membership Chairman
Lisa Pacelli
51 Julia Circle, Middle Island, NY 11953 membership@freeflight.org

NFFS Publication Services Manager
Patti Lorbiecki
1508 Valley View Drive Hubertus, WI 53033 nffspubs@yahoo.com

NFFS Plans Service
Craig Greening NFFSPlans@freeflight.org

NFFS Safety Director
Dick Covalt rxcovalt@aol.com

NFFS Public Relations and Publicity
Gene Ulm nffsvpeast@freeflight.org

NFFS Web
Alan Petersen info@freeflight.org