EJ Davis – VATCAR1
Reports to the Vice President of the Americas (VATGOV3). Responsible for oversight of the division and all staff members. Supports the development of each FIR through guidance and leadership, approves all policies (both in the Division and within FIRs), reviews rating requests with the Training Administrator, manages applications to transfer to VATCAR, and communicates with the Americas Region director on the division’s behalf. Serves as the chairman of the VATCAR Executive Committee.
Ada erzurumlu – VATCAR 2
DEPUTY DIVISION DIRECTOR
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Works in partnership with the division director to review policies, facilitate FIR growth, and advise other members of the senior staff. In the absence of the Division Director, this person will be responsible for fulfilling the duties of the Division Director. The Deputy Director is a member of the VATCAR Executive Staff.
Chris maddox – VATCAR 3
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Oversees all VATCAR training procedures, testing procedures and promotion procedures. Responsible for monitoring and developing VATCAR exams. Ensures that FIR training policies match the division standards and keeps the executive committee informed as to their compliance to VATCAR and VATSIM policies. Review promotions of Instructors, Senior Instructors, and Senior Controllers with the Division Director. The Training Administrator is a member of the VATCAR Executive Staff.
james pudney – VATCAR 4
information systems manager
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Responsible for the development and security of VATCAR’s Information Resources. This is included but not limited to: websites, databases, communication services and applications. Works closely with the Division Director, Training Staff and FIR Chiefs to enhance the functionality of all webpages across the division. Sets the security protocols for the Information Systems across the division. The Information Systems Manager is a member of the VATCAR Senior Staff.
Diarra Hoyte – VATCAR 5
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Responsible for organising and promoting events within the Division, acting as a liaison between VATCAR and other VATSIM events leadership. Works closely with FIR leadership to promote and facilitate their events. Takes the lead on assisting FIR leadership to maintain an active event calendar. The Events Director is a member of the VATCAR Senior Staff.
israel reyes – vatcar 6
hit squad coordinator
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Responsible for maintaining an active roster of controllers who are certified to control in all VATCAR FIR’s. Works with the FIRs to find additional controllers when needed by using the Hit Squad resources. Coordinates with the Events Director to provide adequate staffing to facilities hosting events who are unable to secure enough home controllers for the event. The Hit Squad Coordinator is a member of the VATCAR Senior Staff.
Jannes van gestel – VATCAR 7
PR & Marketing director
Reports to the VATCAR Division Director (VATCAR1). Responsible for the creation of marketing assets including (but not limited to) FIR branding packages, promotional graphics and videos. Works closely with the Information Systems Manager to correlate intelligent technology and website design with VATCAR brand standards. Promotes VATCAR and informs members of various VATCAR activities through the VATCAR Discord, VATSIM.net official forums and VATCAR Social Media accounts. Undertakes public relations duties on behalf of VATCAR by providing communications and news releases through social media and on the VATSIM.net official forums. The PR & Marketing Director is a member of the VATCAR Senior Staff.