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President - Joe Karabensh

Joe Karabensh has been with MFI since 1996. He began as a pilot/mechanic but moved in to the role of Executive VP in 2001 and then assumed the role of President on January 1, 2015. Joe worked closely with former president Dick Snook through MFI's transition from piston to turbine airplanes as well as the move to MFI's current facility in Ft. Pierce.

VP of Operations - Larry Campbell

Larry Campbell joined MFI in 1974 after graduating from LeTourneau University. He served as an aircraft mechanic and then as MFI's Chief of Maintenance. Currently, Larry serves as the Vice President of Operations.

President Emeritus - Dick Snook

Richard (Dick) Snook is the Presdent Emeritus of MFI. He served as the President of MFI for 21 years after succeeding MFI's first president, Rev. Don H. Beldin, in 1993. Dick now serves as an ambassador for MFI throughout the United States - speaking at churches and with supporters on behalf of the organization. 

Board of Directors

Dr. David McEwen (Chairman)
Chiropractic Physician
Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Dr. Ron Giddens (Vice-Chairman)
Optometric Physician
Palm Springs, FL

Rick Ferrin
Captain UPS Airlines

Dale Bradley
Special Agent for the US Immigration and Naturalization Service, retired
Rock Hill, SC

Brian Stoltzfus
Samaritan's Purse Director of Flight Operations for East Africa
Co-Owner Preferred Airports and Priority Air Charter
Eldoret, Kenya and Kidron, OH

George Decambra
Business Owner, retired
Nantucket, MA

John Long
Captain FedEx, retired
LCDR United States Navy, retired
Port St. Lucie, FL

Brent Norman
President, Broadseam Inc.
United States Navy, retired
Fort Pierce, FL

Luke Abbott
President, Covington Aircraft Engines, Inc.
Hernando, MS

Tod Mowery
St. Lucie County Commissioner
President of Redtail Design Group
Port St. Lucie, FL

Joe Karabensh
President, Missionary Flights International
Vero Beach, FL