Gary Church is principal of Aviation Management Associates, Inc., which he established in 1984. He has extensive experience and current involvement in all facets of air traffic control operations, airspace management and security, communication, navigation and surveillance aviation related activities. He has worked with federal agencies including the Federal Aviation Administration, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Transportation Security Administration and Research and Special Projects Administration. He previously worked as an air traffic controller with the Federal Aviation Administration, and as manager of air traffic control for the Air Transport Association. He is a licensed instrument rated pilot.