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
Cody SivcovichWeekday Dispatcher
Theresa BiermannDispatcher
Kevin BokerDispatcher, Redbird TD2 Simulator Maintenance
Mike FerraraDispatcher, IT Support, Web Maintenance
Dave HenkeDispatcher
Bill KindlerDispatcher

Pilots & Instructors

Flight Instruction Pilots

Lou NiederbergerCFII, MEI, ATPChief Flight Instructor
Instrument and ATP
Nick LoftusCFI, MEIChief Flight Instructor
Private, Commercial, and Multi-Engine
Mark CouillardCFII, MEI, ATP
Charlie GrottCFII, MEI
Jim HeinzCFII, MEI, ATPTailwheel, Aerobatics
Bob PrengerCFI, MEI, ATP
Larry SportsmanAGI, CFIGround School Instructor
David MassonCFI

Charter Service & Aerial Advertising Pilots

Rick Bergman
Jack Bowers
Mark Couillard
Tim Long
Ed Ruhbeck
Mike Sims
Terry Wolfmeyer


Clint GrantA&P, IADirector of Maintenance
Tod BamptonParts Department Manager
David AllisonA&P
Keith DanielA&P
Elliott GatesA&P
Frank GrattonA&P
Jeff LucchesiA&P

Line Service

Bruce BrownSupervisor
Andrew Arado
Ian Gump
Tommy Hobbs
Jake Huff