Villages Honor Flight, Inc. is a not-for-profit Florida corporation and a 501(c)(3) charity organization. It is structured and managed like a corporation with a Board of Directors that sets policy and direction and a Management Team that oversees the day-to-day operations. 

No one receives any financial compensation for serving on the Board or as part of management.

Name Title Email Phone
Joe Hambright Chairman 352-446-7305
Wayne Grunewald CFO/Treasurer
Vice Chairman 352-391-9707
Barb Cooksey BOD Secretary  
Maryann Parker
BOD Member  
Hector Bueno BOD Member  

The Management Team is a standing committee authorized by the Bylaws. The officers of the VHF Club consists of the President and Vice Presidents. Led by the President, it presently consists of volunteers who lead significant functions within VHF.

Name Title Email Phone
Susan Chicoine Hub President  
Wayne Grunewald
VP – Finance/CFO 352-391-9707
John Dean VP/Administration  
Liza Walters

VP/Operation 352-753-9664
Louise Fahey Management Team Secretary 352-391-5520
Barbara Hambright
Club Coordinator  
Mark Mayer
Veteran Coordinator  
Jan Lavoie Preflight Coordinator  
Don Wood
Guardian Coordinator  
TBA  Ground Coordinator  

Mary DeFranco
Sara Houston

Medical Coordinator  
David Windmiller
Photo Team Coordinator  
Caitlin Appleby Flight Staff Assistant  
Susan Sinclair Vet Transportation Coordinator  
Bill Hecht Computer Database Admin 919-673-0835

Janet Arnett
Carol Hutchings

Marketing & Fundraising  
Duane Roemmich Communications/Media  
Howard Newhoff Speakers Bureau Administrator  
Adams, Daley, Murphy Volunteer Outreach  
Jeff Taffuri Webmaster  

Villages Honor Flight, Inc.
PO Box 490
Lady Lake, FL 32158-0490

PHONE: 352-432-1382

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Join Villages Honor Flight Club . . . it’s a good place to find out more and meet other volunteers. Call 352-432-1382 today or attend our meetings. Club meetings are held monthly at Rohan Recreation Center.