Staff


Executive Team

The executive team manages FIR operations and its staff while reporting to VATCAN.

Nathan Dean

FIR Deputy Chief

Assists Chief with Edmonton's day-to-day operations and acts as FIR Chief in their absence.

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Thomas Smith

Chief Instructor

Responsible for the FIR’s training programme, as well as the development of instructors and mentors.

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Thomas Smith

FIR Chief

Responsible for day to day operations of the FIR.

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FIR Staff

FIR Staff Members oversee day to day operations of every aspect of the FIR, from training, events, facility management and the FIR website.

Tony Koch

Facility Engineer

Responsible for the regular maintenance of the ZEG Sector Files, as well as Euroscope and ATIS configuration.

Matthew Bleakney

Events Coordinator

In charge of the FIR's regularly scheduled events, as well as planning new ones and coordinating with neighbouring FIR/ARTCCs.

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Simon Brown

Assistant Events Coordinator

Assistant to the Events Coordinator in planning and executing events both within the Edmonton FIR and with neighboring FIR/ARTCC's.

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Ryland Kruk

Assistant Facility Engineer

Responsible in assisting the Facility Engineer with their duties.

Cody Newman

Webmaster

Responsible for maintaining Edmonton's website and data services.

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Instructors

Instructors provide training to students and oversee the FIR mentors under the supervision of the Chief Instructor.

Nathan Dean

Instructor

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Thomas Smith

Instructor

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Phil Dowling

Instructor

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Cody Newman

Instructor

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Kris McCamis

Instructor


Mentors

Mentors aid the instructing team by providing lessons and monitoring to FIR students under the supervision of FIR instructors.