Chief Pilot, MENTE, LLC

Mark McIntyre

Mark McIntyre is the chief pilot for Mente LLC, a Part 91 business aviation operation based in Seattle, WA.

After learning to fly in high school, he began his aviation career with Kenmore Air, starting as a lineman and advancing to floatplane flight Instructor and charter pilot, before moving to Nordstrom, Inc., where he spent 18 years advancing from co-pilot to chief pilot. In 1997, he helped found the Mente LLC operation.

He has been active in business aviation throughout his career, serving on the Bombardier Global Advisory Board, and as a member of the Chief Pilots Roundtable and the NBAA International Operations Committee. He is also a founding member of the Pacific Northwest Business Aviation Association.

McIntyre graduated from Claremont McKenna College with a dual major in political science and psychology. He was one of the first 22 Certified Aviation Managers recognized by NBAA and has spoken several times at the NBAA International Operations Conference.


Joined NBAA Board: 2016
Current Term Expires: 2020
Committee Service: Member, Nominating & Governance Committee


Additional Information About Mark McIntyre

Oct. 11, 2017 NBAA Announces New Board & AMAC Leaders, Re-Elects Directors
Jan. 23, 2017 NBAA Welcomes Three New Board Members

Last updated Oct. 11, 2017