Director of Aviation and
Director of Maintenance
- Seth Zeigler Director of Operations
- Jesse Ward Chief Pilot
- Ed Simons Assistant Chief Pilot
- Linda Schiavone Charter Sales
Tom Paradise holds a duel role as the Director of Aviation and Director of Maintenance. Mr. Paradise joined White Cloud Charter LCC in April 2006 as Director of Maintenance. His aviation career began in 1978. Over the past thirty years, he has worked for corporate operations such as Safeflight, Cheseborough-Ponds, Ingersoll Rand, and Union Carbide. Tom has been in the aircraft charter business since 1986 and was Chief Inspector for Unilever, and Director of Maintenance for Bresnan International Aviation, before joining White Cloud Charter.
Seth Zeigler holds the position of Director of Operations at White Cloud Charter LLC. He joined White Cloud in September of 2014. Mr. Zeigler holds type ratings in the CL-65, G150, GIV, G450 and G550. Prior to joining White Cloud, he flew for a 121 airline and also worked at FlightSafety International on the GIV program.
Jesse Ward holds the position of Chief Pilot at White Cloud Charter LLC. He joined White Cloud in March of 2016. Mr. Ward holds type ratings in the G1159, IA-1125, G100, G150 and GV. Prior to joining White Cloud, Jesse was a flight instructor at FlightSafety International in the G100 and PC-12 programs. He holds a degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
Ed Simons holds the position of Assistant Chief Pilot, Safety Officer, and SMS Manager. He joined White cloud in July of 2019 Mr. Simons holds type ratings in the B737, SF-340, and GV. Prior to joining White Cloud, Ed was a flight instructor at FlightSafety International in the PC-24 and PC-12 programs. Ed was also at SWA as an AQPV in the B737. He holds a Bachelors degree from John Brown University in Business Management.
Linda Schiavone joined White Cloud Charter LCC in July 2007 as Charter Sales and Operations Manager and brings with her over 30 years of experience in aviation. She is responsible for business development, charter sales and customer relations. Previously, she was Aviation Administrative Manager for International Paper's corporate flight department, responsible for all Part 91 aircraft scheduling and dispatching. Later, she joined Bresnan International Aviation as Charter Sales Manager for their Part 135 operation.