Our Team

John Montgomery

Founder

John Montgomery is the Founder of Professional Flight Centre. Since its inception in 1986, John has worked tirelessly to grow the company into one of the country’s largest and most respected flight training institutes. With over 14,000 hours flight time, he is an Airline Transport Pilot License holder, Multi-IFR instructor and architect of the “Pro IFR System”, an efficient and highly effective way to learn IFR flying.

When John is not in the air, you will find him teaching one of the many seminars offered at Pro. These interactive and engaging seminars are renowned throughout the industry and his ability to simplify the material and make concepts easily understood is second to none. John is also an aviation writer and regular contributor to two national publications as well as the main author of our in-house training material.

John ensures that each student gets the highly personalized attention they need, be it in ground school, seminars, or in-flight training. A passionate aviator and enthusiastic individual, he extends a warm welcome to all students of Pro!

Management Team

Mark Stierli

 Operations Manager

Mark Gibbons

Mark Gibbons

Chief Flight Instructor

Lance D'cunha

Lance D’cunha

Assistant Chief Flight Instructor

Claire Stierli

Finance Manager

Senior Class 1 Flight Instructor

Cyril Rodgers

Senior Class I Flight Instructor

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Ellon Seel

Person Responsible for Maintenance (PRM)

Class 2 Flight Instructor Air Canada Captain

Kamy Fard

Authorized Person / Class II Flight Instructor

Our Instructors

Lance D'cunha

Lance D’cunha

Class I Flight Instructor / Cirrus TCI / ACFI / IFR / VFR

Senior Class 1 Flight Instructor

Cyril Rogers

Senior Class I Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR

David McIntosh

David McIntosh

Class I Flight Instructor / Cirrus TCI / ACFI / IFR / VFR

Mark Gibbons

Mark Gibbons

Class II Flight Instructor / Ground School Instructor / IFR / VFR

Keishiro Hinuma

Keishiro Hinuma

Class II Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR

Class 2 Flight Instructor Air Canada Captain

Kamy Fard

Class II Flight Instructor / Seminar Instructor

Class 2 Flight Instructor

Shane King

Class II Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR / Ground School Instructor

Class 2 Flight Instructor

Patrick Baderkhani

Class II Flight Instructor / Ground School Instructor / IFR / VFR

Jordan L'Abbé

Jordan L’Abbé

Class II Flight Instructor / VFR

Marco Campesato

Marco Campesato

Seminar Instructor / Ground School Instructor

Soeren Rix

Sören Rix

Class II Flight Instructor / Seminar Instructor

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Edward Migliore

Class III Flight Instructor / Cirrus TCI

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Breanna Carrier

Class III Flight Instructor / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Nathan Wong

Class III Flight Instructor / Cirrus TCI / IFR / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Tyla Sharp

Class III Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Joey Shergill

Class III Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Vincent Wong

Class III Flight Instructor / IFR / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Kevin Kim

Class III Flight Instructor / VFR

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Jacky Lau

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

Class 4 Flight Instructor

Steven Neufeld

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Faizan Saudagar

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Andy Lee

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

Class 4 Flight Instructor

Markus Schaible

Class IV Flight Instructor / Cirrus TCI / VFR

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Philipp Werner

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Poul Go

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Maninder Kharoud

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Abdul Manarvi

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Beda Grunder

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Ghaleb Alashwal

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

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Stephen Little

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR

Class 3 Flight Instructor

Adrian Bernstein

Class IV Flight Instructor / IFR

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Sonic Chang

Class IV Flight Instructor / VFR / IFR

Ground School Instructor

Leslee Probasco

Ground School Instructor

Dispatch Team

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Audry Coopman

Head of Dispatch

Dispatch Team

Victor Mansouri

Dispatch Team

Clemen Venasquez

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Shannon Andrade

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Sara Russel

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Alex Kwon

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Ebby Benjamin

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Karan Sandha

Maintenance Team

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Ellon Seel

Director of Maintenance

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Cameron R Tully

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Jame C. Cox

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Mitch A. Peckinpaugh

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Kenji Watanabe

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Niloufer Dubash