The Bombardier Safety Standdown Advisory Council provides expertise and recommendations to further Safety Standdown Program's mission of preventing human error in aviation through global educational resources. The Council serves in an advisory capacity and is accountable to keep Safety Standdown Programs on track with long-term goals and contributes towards the programs vitality.

The mission of the Advisory Council is to provide advice, recommendations and suggestions for the content and direction of the Safety Standdown programs, by evaluating past activities, assisting in development of current projects, and creating and supporting the future goals of Safety Standdown.

Ed Coleman

Ed Coleman

Advisory Council Chair

Midewest Transplant Network

Manager of Aviation

Council Member since 2015

Amy Grubb

Amy Grubb, Ph.D

Advisory Council Vice Chair

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sr. Industrial/Organizational Psychologist

Subject Matter Expert: Organizational Development
Council Member since 2018

Chris Algee

Chris Algee

Advisory Council Member

Encompass Health

Manager of Flight Scheduling and Dispatch

Council Member since 2021

Melissa Cooper

Melissa Cooper, A.A.E

Advisory Council Member

Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Manager

Council Member since 2019

Sheryl Clarke

Sheryl Clarke, SMS-I, CISP, AST

Advisory Council Member

Jet Linx Aviation

Director of Safety and Security

Council Member since 2021

Étienne Côté

Étienne Côté

Advisory Council Member

Bombardier

Flight Operations

Council Member since 2020

Martin G. Grier

Martin G. Grier, CAM, PMP, A&P/IA

Advisory Council Member

The Home Depot Aviation Department

Sr. Manager, Aircraft Maintenance

Council Member since 2019

Alexandra John

Alexandra John

Advisory Council Member

Solaris Aviation

Director of Client Services

Council Member since 2020

Leo Knaaapen

Leo Knaapen

Advisory Council Member

Bombardier

Chief, Industry Affairs

Council Member since 2017

Mark Larsen

Mark Larsen

Advisory Council Member

NBAA

Senior Manager, Safety & Flight Operations

Council Member since 2015

Michael Ott

Michael Ott

Advisory Council Member and 2019 Award Winner

Phoenix Air Group, Inc.

Director, Government Contracting/Captain

Council Member since 2020

Christopher Sweeney

Christopher Sweeney

Advisory Council Member

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Supervisory Special Agent

Council Member since 2021