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
Mark CouillardDispatcher
Drake ToeniskoetterDispatcher

Pilots & Instructors

Flight Instruction Pilots

Jim HeinzChief CFI, CFII, MEI, ATPTailwheel, Aerobatics
Seth FranzgroteAssistant Chief CFI
Jordan BryantCFII, MEI
Anthony RizzutiCFII, MEI
Charlie GrottCFII
Ryan FitzgeraldCFII
Dave CarrolCFII
Junha SongCFI
Josh MeslerCFI
Holly WilsonCFI
Nick HartCFI
Steve RogersCFI
David KleinschmidtAGIGround School Instructor

Charter Service & Aerial Advertising Pilots

Ed Ruhbeck
Terry Wolfmeyer


Clint GrantA&P, IADirector of Maintenance
Tod BamptonParts Department Manager
David AllisonA&P
Keith DanielA&P
Joe MianoA & P
Jado Jin (JD)Apprentice
Mia JinApprentice
Jake HuffApprentice

Line Service

Gabe SchrumpfSupervisor
Chris Bates
Carter Madere
Zach Cook
Gage Bazzell
Dru Forrest
Hugh Mandrell