Board of Directors
Michael Bloomfield, Sage Parts
IAEMA Board Chair
Bio coming soon
Brock Crocker, Vestergaard Company
Brock Crocker is the General Manager of North American at Vestergaard Company. He has served in that capacity since 2003 and is responsible for the operations and sales. Brock has served on the IEAMA board since its inception. Brock also serves as the Secretary for the SAE G12 Ground Deicing Steering Committee and has
been the authoring sponsor of 8 industry documents pertaining to aircraft deicing standards over his 25 tenure. Including Aircraft Deicing Methods, Training and Facilities. Brock started his career in 1985 at United Airlines managing Aircraft Deicing and Cargo Handling for more than 18 years. Brock has a bachelor’s of science degree in aviation from Southern Illinois University.
Owen McKenna, Mallaghan
Owen has been involved in the field off aviation ground support equipment for over 20 years, Owen has been with Mallaghan for the full duration off his aviation career in various departments including customer care, marketing and sales, he has led the global sales team for over 10 years and has saw Mallaghan grow in the last 20 years to now supplying equipment to over 100 Countries with factories and offices worldwide.
Owen has a strong knowledge and experience on the Global aviation market, on doing business in various Countries and Continents, therefore he provides good representation on the IAEMA board and also knowledge in representing all the IAEMAs members.
Jennifer Matasy, JBT
Bio coming soon
Jeff Barrett, TLD America
As executive vice president for TLD America, Jeff is responsible for leading the sales, service and spare parts groups within the US and Canada. TLD is the global market leader in equipment design, assembly, distribution and after sales support for airport ground support equipment. Jeff’s organization supports these functions with in North America, specifically focusing on both commercial aviation and cargo industries throughout the region.
With the largest breadth of electric products, TLD is focused on advancing the industry and supporting greener and leaner aviation solutions. As innovation and efficiency lead the future of aviation, Jeff is charged with driving TLD’s technologically advanced “Future Ready” ground support equipment into the marketplace.
Serving as a board member of IAEMA (Int’l Airport Equipment Manufacturers’ Association) Jeff joins in supporting the aviation industry and driving common initiatives on a global scale. Prior to TLD, he spent 17 years with Textron working in various sales and leadership capacities building his broad industrial background and experience.
Jeff holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from Michigan State University. He currently resides in Connecticut with his wife and two sons.
Ben Reeves, Powerstow
Ben began his GSE career in 1993 with Tug Manufacturing. Over the course of the next 14 years, he held progressive roles up to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. From 2007 through 2010, Ben owned and operated a small business in South Carolina outside the GSE industry. In 2011, Ben joined Power Stow Americas where he currently holds the roles of Executive Vice President of Sales and President. Ben is a graduate of Auburn University.
Andreas Funk, COBUS Industries