Learn to Fly! St. Charles Flying Service, St. Charles, MO

Our People

At the heart of any good company is its employees. St. Charles Flying Service, Inc. has a staff of courteous, professional and highly experienced people ready to serve all your aviation needs. We all appreciate your business – let us know how we can help you!


Dennis BamptonSCFS President
Sandy MadereOffice Manager
John TarrantIT Infrastructure Maintenance
Dave HenkeWeekday Dispatcher
Theresa BiermannDispatcher
Kevin BokerDispatcher
Sandra DanielDispatcher
Mike FerraraDispatcher, IT Support, Web Maintenance
Bill KindlerDispatcher

Pilots & Instructors

Flight Instruction Pilots

Mark CouillardCFII, MEI, ATPChief Flight Instructor
Private, Commercial, Multi-Engine,
Instrument and ATP
Jim HeinzCFII, MEI, ATPTailwheel, Aerobatics
Lou NiederbergerCFII, MEI, ATPInstrument and ATP
Zach BaumCFII, MEI
Charlie GrottCFII, MEI
Anthony RizzutiCFII, MEI
Ben McDonoughCFII
David KleinschmidtAGIGround School Instructor
Shelby HobbsCFI
Tyler MayCFI
Matt SpurrellCFI
Dave WackerCFI

Charter Service & Aerial Advertising Pilots

Rick Bergman
Jack Bowers
Mark Couillard
Ed Ruhbeck
Terry Wolfmeyer


Clint GrantA&P, IADirector of Maintenance
Tod BamptonParts Department Manager
David AllisonA&P
Keith DanielA&P
Jake Huff
Jeff LucchesiA&P

Line Service

Colton MaeswichSupervisor
Chase Byrnes
Seth Franzgrote
Cameron Haug
Andrew Huckstep
Kevin Tarrance
Trevor Wade