People & Culture

The driving force behind everything we do.

Empowered People.
Power Us.

We care deeply about your experience with our brand, and we’re firmly committed to our mission and vision – and guided by our core beliefs. All to ensure you consistently receive the very best experience on every visit.

How We Do It

In our business, a smile and workable facility will only get one so far. Ross Aviation goes way beyond and is heavily invested in best-in-class facilities and operating procedures. Fundamental beliefs in safety, care, performance and drive guide every decision and every action.

Safety First

Our first priority always is protecting people and valuable assets. Respected industry experts, including Aviation & Marine Safety Solutions International (AvMaSSI), lead a cross-functional safety committee and we are proud of our safety record.

Diversity of Experience

Our team is comprised of industry veterans with over 100 years of combined FBO experience, and recent leadership additions bring fresh, innovative perspectives. Our strong local management is entrepreneurial and supported by a highly capable senior team based in Denver, Colorado.

Our Operating Philosophy


Everything starts with people. We hire, develop and incentivize a diverse team of hard-working and caring professionals.

Operational Excellence

We are first-class operators with the tools and processes to deliver outstanding performance, and to drive results in all market conditions.

Optimal Portfolio

We constantly work to strengthen and expand our network, and serve more customers.

Marketing & Brand

Flight Hospitality is driven by carefully listening to our customers and our partners, who recognize us for safety, service and quality.


We invest in technology that enriches the customer experience, improves operational efficiency and creates value.
Vision. Mission. Values.

Our core beliefs

Inspired to soar higher

Operate as a unified company powered by our people, expertise and network to lead the industry as the #1 choice for aviation services.

Our vision statement is our compass, defining the direction of our growth.

Moved by a shared purpose

Our mission is to care for customers by anticipating and delivering on their individual needs while contributing to the communities we serve.

We fuel growth through innovation and continuous improvement and by preserving our culture of uncompromising safety, kindness, unified teamwork and individual empowerment.

Guided by fundamental beliefs.

Our values: Safety. Care. Performance. Drive. are woven into every activity we undertake, and demonstrated by our team members every day.


We are committed to keeping safety and security at the forefront to guide every decision. More than a core value, safety is the foundation of our culture.

  • We will protect you, your assets, and the environment
  • We will protect one another
  • We will live by a culture of safety


Care elevates our commitment to the highest level. It’s the foundation of our success. Caring means we are invested in every touch with Ross Aviation and our brands, be it a single interaction or a collection of experiences over time.

  • We care with passion, professionalism and kindness
  • We care for our customers, their assets, and the communities we live in
  • We care about our people, their careers, and their well-being


Performance means are resolute, steadfast in our commitment to provide unparalleled aviation services and deliver value. We execute with pride, honor, and integrity.

  • Depend on us to be reliable and efficient
  • Depend on us to always do the right thing
  • Depend on us to deliver results and achieve our goals


Drive describes the energy and passion we have for performance, innovation, and growth. We are determined to continuously better our best and to champion change for good.

  • We focus on consistent quality day in and day out
  • We grow with continuous, systematic improvement
  • We challenge ourselves, each other and the status quo

Our Team

Meet the Ross Aviation Team

Brian Corbett

Brian Corbett Chief Executive Officer


John "Cy" Farmer Chief Operating Officer

Lance Allen

Lance Allen Chief Financial Officer

Jeffrey Ross

Jeffrey Ross Chairman

Larry Jorash

Larry Jorash VP, Operations, Integration and Safety

Kyle Schultz

Kyle Schultz VP, Operations

Alicia Hornback

Alicia Hornback Corporate Controller

Eric Newman

Eric Newman Director; Strategy & Business Intelligence

Marilyn Vela

Marilyn Vela Director of Network Sales

Sharyar Aziz

Sharyar Aziz Director; Corporate Development & FP&A

Casey Cannone

Casey Cannone Senior Manager, Operations Planning

Ruben Nunez

Ruben Nunez Vice President, Information Technology

Join the Ross Aviation team

We’re always looking for new teammates who have a passionate desire to be the very best.

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