Rick Fiddler, Commissioner, Grand Rapids

Rick Fiddler, Commissioner

Mr. Fiddler is a member of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Task Force Committee. He is former chairman of the Michigan Business Aviation Association and a former member of the Gulfstream Customer Advisory Board, as well as the United Sikorsky/Technologies Customer Advisory Board. He is a certified flight instructor, holds a USA Airline Transport Pilot certificate and earned a bachelor's degree in law enforcement from Ferris State University. He was inducted into the "Living Legends of Aviation" January of 2019. Mr. Fiddler was appointed to the Michigan Aeronautics Commission in 2012 by Governor Rick Snyder and reappointed in 2016 for a second four-year term.