Peter J. Bunce

President and CEO, General Aviation Manufacturers Association

Mr. Bunce spent 26 years in the U.S. Air Force where he flew F-15s and A-10s while commanding several large operational fighter units. He also served as Director of the Air Force Congressional Budget and Appropriations Liaison. His current position advances the interests of general aviation. He serves on the board of directors of Build a Plane, the Recreational Aviation Foundation, the Air Care Alliance, and Veterans Airlift Command. He was named the 2007 Aviation Industry Leader of the Year, received the ICAS Sword of Excellence in 2009, and was inducted as one of the Living Legends of Aviation in 2010.