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Johnston Regional Airport

Johnston Regional Airport

Airport Authority


The current Board Members appointed by the Johnston County Commissioners are:

 

Ken Starling, Chair
Ken Starling
Chair

ken.starling@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 04/30/2022

Ken Starling is a lifelong resident of Johnston County with an extensive record of public service residing in Princeton with his wife Jenny.  He has been a  member of the Airport Authority for 10 years and currently serves as Chairman.  Ken obtained his pilot’s license at age 17 and has spent his entire career in aviation.  Over that 40-year span, he has flown executive jet charters and managed multiple corporate flight departments utilizing numerous airplanes and helicopters.  Ken’s experience continues to bring a corporate and business perspective to enhance growth for the airport, as well as Johnston County.


John Bullock
Vice Chair

john.bullock@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 04/30/2022

John Bullock has been involved in aviation for over 40 years to include being a member of the Johnston County Regional Airport Authority for over 25 years, serving as Chairman for eight of those years. He uses aircraft almost daily in the Bullock Equipment Dealerships and Construction Businesses. Aviation is vital to the growth of Johnston County; without a strong Regional Airport this would not be possible.


Bruce Johnson
Secretary Treasurer

bruce.johnson@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 03/31/2024

Bruce Johnson and wife Nancy are both lifetime Smithfield-Selma residents.  Bruce discovered the joy of flying with his father, and became a pilot when he was 19 years old.  Bruce and Nancy sold their business (Handy Andy Carpets) and retired in 2017, and Bruce now enjoys serving on the Airport Authority.  Other hobbies include playing guitar and singing music, time on the water, and playing golf.


Dwight Lowery
Member

dwight.lowery@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 04/30/2022

Dwight Lowery was born and raised in Raleigh and moved to Clayton 25 years ago.  He has had a love of flying all his life and started flying at JNX in April of 2000.  Dwight fell in love with our airport immediately and joined the authority about eight years ago.


Freddie Stancil
Member

freddie.stancil@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 03/31/2024

One of our newest board members, we would like to offer him a warm welcome.


Bentley Powell, Member
Bentley Powell
Member

bentley.powell@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 03/31/2024

One of our newest board members, we would like to offer him a warm welcome.

Bentley Powell is a lifelong resident of Johnston County; He resides on his family farm about a mile or so from Johnston Regional, with his wife. He remembers when the Airport opened and has witnessed many changes since then. He currently is the Fire Chief of the Wilson’s Mills Fire/Rescue Department, which proudly serves JNX. He has spent most of his life in Public Service and Public Safety. He looks forward to working with the Authority members to plot a course for JNX to progress into the future.


Tim Stevens, Memberr
Tim Stevens
Member
tim.stevens@jnxairport.com
Term Exp.: 04/30/2022

Tim Stevens has been involved in aviation for over 40 years. Tim received his pilot’s license while attending UNC. JNX has been his home field since it opened.

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