Marilyn Gauthier, C.M.
Marilyn Gauthier, C.M. received her Bachelor of Arts in
Aviation Management with a minor in Japanese at The Ohio State University (OSU). While going to school at OSU, Marilyn worked
at The Ohio State University Airport, Don Scott Field (KOSU). Joining D.M. Airport Developers at the
Morristown Municipal Airport (KMMU) in Morristown, New Jersey as an Operations
Coordinator after graduating.
Marilyn relocated to join the Hillsborough County Aviation
Authority as an Airport Operations Specialist at Tampa International Airport
(KTPA) in 1996 and currently holds the position of Senior Manager of General
Aviation Airports which includes Peter O. Knight, Plant City and Tampa
Executive Airports, as well as the General Aviation at Tampa International Airport.
Marilyn is a Certified Member with the American Association
of Airport Executives and the President of the Aviation Authority’s Plane
Speaking @FlyTPA Toastmasters Corporate Club.
It is clear that airports are her passion.
David G. Carlson
David started his aviation career as an aviation photographer. This led to a career with photography and aviation over the last 39 years. Heis an ATP rated pilot with certified flight instructor ratings. He has servedin various roles with a major camera manufacturer. David has taught photography around the world and with many US government agencies and defense services. In his aviation career he has flown as a corporate pilot, flight instructor, aerial mapping pilot, formation pilot, all in part 91 and part 135 operations.
Currently, David is serving as a volunteer with Tampa Bay Aviation Association, the FAA FAASTeam Safety Team Representative, Boy Scout VP of Marketing for the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council as well as numerous other volunteer roles.