Owner & CEO
Rick Croasdale has 5,000 hours of aviation experience and worked for one of the world’s largest regional carriers in various management positions ranging from Fleet Manager to Director of Flight Standards to Director of Corporate Aviation. While Director of Flight Standards, Rick led the way for transitioning an all turbo propeller fleet to an all jet fleet and he developed FAA approved procedures to avoid operational barriers from proposed directives and a specific erroneous Crew Awareness Messages.
In January 2011, Rick started ConSeaAir with the goal to build a company to give customers a range of aviation services and yacht charters and excursions.
As a former NASCAR driver and team owner, transportation entrepreneur, pilot and hotelier, DK Ulrich understands how group travel works. DK is a founding member of ConSeaAir and works to make seamless execution in service delivery. DK provided a push to the creation of the yacht charter division of ConSeaAir. With the Silver Queen, his vision to ensure the paramount Caribbean yachting experience has been realized.
Vice President Finance and Business Development
Jamie Fitzjarrell graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a degree in aviation business management. She has over 10 years experience working with commercial and private aviation for two of the largest regional carriers in the world. She has managed local and national operations of up to 15 large jet aircraft at one time and accounts from $100K to $200 million annually.
Jamie specializes in large group travel in all aspects, including acquisition of charter aircraft, operation details, and customer service experience.
Vice President NASCAR Sales & Operations
Abbie McDade is no stranger to the NASCAR world. After working with the federal government in a travel security capacity, Abbie was the travel coordinator for an international racing team. As travel coordinator, she arranged travel and hotel accommodations for 60 plus people for 38 races in 42 weeks.
Vice President of Track Operations
Steve Wilkerson worked for nine years providing helicopter charters and managing heliports at NASCAR and Indy Racing League race tracks and remote locations. While managing helicopter charters and heliports, Steve worked ground transportation including assisting with airport transfers and police escorts. Four years ago, Steve began working with the fixed wing side of aviation and ground operations at various airports throughout the country.