Owner and Chief Executive Officer
Anahita Perez is the Owner & Chief Executive Officer at US Aviators based in Van Nuys, California. Anahita brings over 20 years of aviation and management experience to the team, with an undergraduate degree in technical management and graduate studies in business administration specializing in project management and marketing. Previously, Anahita was the Senior Executive Advisor at Keller Graduate School of Management. Earning national reorganization and being named as their corporations’ “top hitter”. Prior to this Anahita worked as professional figure skater competing in elite competition for the United States of America. Anahita’s vast accomplishments allowed her to be the commencement speaker for her university’s graduating class while graduating magna cum laude. Anahita was awarded the Service Award by the city of Pasadena for outstanding volunteer work and community service.
Captain G is an experienced Aviation services owner with a strong successful history of working in the aviation industry. Skilled in crew resource management, Proficient of FARs, Travel Management, Contract Negotiation, and impeccable safety standards. Certified flight instructor, certified instrument instructor, certified multi-engine instructor, ATP rated, SIC Hawker rated, PIC G200 rated, PIC CitationX rated; with, a first class medical. Bilingual, proficient in Spanish and English. Strong aviation professional with a Bachelor of Applied Science (graduated with honors) also studied Aviation Science from Utah Valley University.
Jon Yu Flight Coordinator
Jon Yu brings decades of corporate managerial experience. Jon is a proud US Aviators alumni, that received all his flight training from US Aviators. Jon also holds an ATP rating. We are excited to have him as part of the team. As both a corporate pilot, now airline pilot, he has the unique qualification of bringing unparalleled work experience working as a top executive for one of largest recognized restaurants with over 600 restaurants in over 35 states. Jon prides himself in providing optimal customer services and holds an MBA from Pepperdine University. Jon is fluent in Korean, English, and conversational in Spanish.
Regie Siatrez Flight Instructor/ Office Manager
Regie is originally from the Philippines. He is a commercial pilot, instrument rated both in Single and Multi Engine Airplanes. Regie has experience flying turbines and helicopters. Regie is a proud US Aviator alumni who has been instructing for several years. Regie loves to share his passion of aviation with students. Regie prides himself in providing an optimal flight experience. On his free time Regie enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and music. Regie is multilingual and is f luent in Tagalog, Cebuano, and English.
Fernando Cortez Flight Instructor
Fernando Cortez is an example of the training program provided here at US Aviators. With US Aviators, Fernando earned his instrument rating, and his commercial and flight instructor certificates. He now shares his passion for aviation with the guests that come through US Aviators. Fernando is also a licensed loan officer. Fernando is fluent in Spanish and English. Aside from flying, his other passions are traveling and spending his summers camping and exploring the outdoors with his wife and two young daughters.
The highly trained instructors at U.S. Aviators imbue students with the aviation know-how necessary to earn ratings from private pilot all the way to ATP all while keeping a constant emphasis on safety and knowledge. US Aviators has successfully trained hundreds of career pilots and excited to be the preferred educational provider of airlines and charter companies.