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Our people

Our Patrons

Every time I get out of an aeroplane I have a smile on my face. Sharing that love of flying with people who really need a boost is such a brilliant idea .   Mike Ling 

Air Marshal Sir Dusty Miller KBE

Mike Ling, MBE, FRAeS, Blades Pilot and ex Red Arrows

Mandy Shepherd, Military and Wildlife Artist 

Our Ambassadors

My passion for fly2help started whilst being flown upside down in a Chipmunk and my husband, David Bent, painted the result.   Carole Bent

Alice Butler, Commercial Pilot

Dr Jackie Bell, Imperial College London

Carole Bent, Creative Catalyst

Mark Knight, Group Captain Royal Air Force Rtd

Our Trustees

My life revolves around aviation, it's amazing and a real privilege to share it with people who need it and those who want to be a part of it in the future. 
Darren Lewington FRAeS, Chair of Trustees

Our Trustees

Mark Farmer, Partner at Eden Ventures 

David Sproxton, Founder Aardman Animations 

Simon Eddison, MD Evolonet Ltd

Dave Edwards, Partner At Windsor Capital 

Thierno Diallo, Airbus 

Our Team

I was 16 when I started work in the tower at Staverton Airport, eventually becoming an Air Traffic Controller.
I've loved every day of my 38-year career and running Aim High is my chance to make a difference to the lives of youngsters looking to fulfil their dreams.

Sharon Walters: Charity Business and Finance Manager

Kim Lewington MBE: Charitable Programmes Manager 

Our Volunteers

To be able to share my passion for flying with a family who were going though such a difficult time was an incredible experience and a memory I will always cherish.
Debbie, volunteer pilot