‘Mountain’ Gals

Diane de Souza is based at KSKX, Taos Regional Airport, Taos, New Mexico. I came to flying relatively late in life (mid-50s). It was a challenge to learn to fly; particularly the landings. Everything seems to take twice as long when you are older and require at least twice...

Katelyn Pitman is based at KSDL, Scottsdale Airport, Scottsdale, Arizona. I grew up in a rural town east of Colorado Springs, Colorado, called Black Forest; the perfect non-populated place for pilots to practice maneuvers and aerobatics! So, early on I fell in love waking up to the hum...

Brenda LaMott is based at KBOI, Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field, Boise, Idaho. I learned to fly in dad’s 1952 C170B in Eastern Oregon’s back country. Soloed on 16th birthday. Check-ride when I was 17. Then life happened. Life and career happened and I stopped flying for 12 years. Got...

Kimmine Hudson is based at 7CO0, Parkland Airport, Erie, Colorado. Can’t wait for next years LLT fly-in! Love this group and all the positive vibes it gives for women pilots!! Ratings: SEL Aircraft Flown: C172 C120 Schweitzer 2-33 (glider) Schweitzer 1-26 (glider) About taildragging: Love to fly low and slow and land where folks...

Sara Mazzarella is based at KCHD, Chandler Municipal Airport, Chandler, Arizona. I'm an airline stew looking to change careers. Right now I'm finishing my multi-engine rating. Then on to commercial multi, then com single. I don't plan to instruct. I want to get dual rated in helicopters so...

Samantha Sizemore is based at KCHD, Chandler Municipal Airport, Chandler, Arizona. I am a 26 year old aviation and space enthusiast! I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Aviation Technology, with a minor in Space Commercialization and a Certificate in Airport Management. I was also active in multiple...

Janet Thomson is based at 42U, Morgan County Airport, Morgan, Utah. [caption id="attachment_42325" align="aligncenter" width="558"] Janet In The Duo[/caption] I have been engaged in aviation most of my life. I owned (in partnership) Boise Air Service, in Boise, Idaho, for several years. I have also owned (with my husband), a...

Linda Funk is based at KMAN, Nampa Municipal Airport, Nampa, Idaho & KDVT, Phoenix Deer Valley Airport, Phoenix, Arizona. [caption id="attachment_41896" align="aligncenter" width="570"] 1946 Funk airplane based at Deer Valley Airport Phoenix, AZ[/caption] My name is Linda Funk. I have a private pilots license. My taildragger experience is in a 1946...

Sally Sieberts is based at KSEZ, Sedona, Arizona in the winter and KFHR, Friday Harbor Airport, Washington in the summer. Received my PPL in 1977 in Bend, OR.  I was involved with the 99's and gave aviation presentations to the schools, helped teach basic flying principles...