Committee Assignments


YNGAir Partners has multiple committees among members to focus on various aspects of our mission statement. The committees include: Executive Committee, Outreach Committee, and Fundraising Committee.

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is in charge of the executive decisions of the organization. The committee focuses on providing leadership and direction for the organization and works with Airport Administration on marketing, fundraising, and air service development efforts.

Committee Members: Dennis Gartland, Bill Ohlin, Michael Metzinger, Dolores Saunders

Outreach Committee

The Outreach Committee is in charge of getting the word out about YNGAir Partners to the community. Attending social gatherings, writing letters to the editor of various newspapers, social media, and website maintenance are the main tasks of this committee.

Committee Members: Gary Wakeford, Doug Kibby, Michael Metzinger, Bill Ohlin

Fundraising Committee

The Fundraising Committee is in charge of fundraising efforts for YNGAir Partners. The committee is currently focusing on selling advertising banner packages for lightpoles and terminal supporters at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport. The committee is also working with Airport Administration to work on a comprehensive plan to raise money for the Small Community Air Service Development (SCASD) Grant local match.

Committee Members: Dennis Gartland, Edward Crepage, Jack Saunders