Meet the Team
The Private Air team is comprised of a diverse array of professionals with decades of experience flying, maintaining aircraft, and running a variety of businesses within the aviation industry.
President & CEO
Robert has more than two decades of experience in the aviation industry, and also serves as President & CEO of Private Air’s parent company, Levaero Aviation. A graduate from Lakehead University’s Honours Bachelor of Commerce program, Robert later obtained his professional designation of Chartered Accountant. At Private Air, Robert takes a hands-on approach to client relations, strategic planning, and business operations.
Steve brings more than 30 years of aviation experience to the Private Air team, and is the Person Responsible for Maintenance (PRM) for Private Air. With decades of experience in maintenance management as Executive Vice President & COO/DOM for Levaero Aviation, Steve is a Transport Canada M1/M2/Structures AME, a Transport Canada Minister’s Delegate (MD-M) and a NAAA Certified Senior Aircraft Appraiser.
GM & Operations Manager
Murray brings to Private Air more than 40 years of operational and entrepreneurial experience. In addition to being type-rated on numerous 704 and 705 class of aircraft, Murray has previously held other executive positions within the aviation industry, and his broad range of experience is an invaluable asset in serving the needs of Private Air clients.
Adam brings more than two decades of aviation experience to Private Air. During his flying career, Adam has achieved numerous aircraft endorsements, having experience on more than 25 different aircraft types. Adam’s passion for aviation started decades before his graduation from Conestoga College, where he continues to serve on the Program Advisory Committee and enthusiastically mentors new and aspiring pilots who are looking to join the industry.
At the company for nearly a decade, Lisa oversees the Administrative and Accounting functions of Private Air. Offering support to staff, clients and customers alike, she ensures the finance department operates smoothly and efficiently. Additionally, Lisa provides support to operations, client relations and business planning. Lisa graduated with an Honors in Accounting and Finance, and has become very passionate about the aviation industry.