Airline Dispatchers Federation.
Representing the professional interests of the Aircraft Dispatcher.

Mike is a 33-year veteran of the airline industry.  He began his career at Piedmont Airlines in 1984 where he was responsible for designing, procuring and managing technology projects for Operational Control environments such as Flight Dispatch, MMOC and Ramp Control.  Mike has an extensive background and practical application experience in radio, telephony, and IP network solutions across the commercial airline industry.  For the past 20 years, Mike has served as Avtec’s Vice President of Air Transportation Solutions helping airline clients develop and enhance their operations.  Mike and Avtec have always been an advocate and voice for the Flight Dispatcher, and a consistent supporter and sponsor of the ADF since 1997. Mike lives in the Charleston, SC area where you’ll find him enjoying his down-time on his boat and giving back to the community through emergency communications via the Amateur (Ham) Radio fraternity. A native Tar Heel, Mike makes sure his clients are treated with the hospitality that is customary in the South.