Walter Chartrand

Walter P. Chartrand draws from 40 years of experience in the aviation industry to share ideas and practices on how to set aviation operations apart in a very highly competitive general aviation marketplace.

Chartrand began his career at a local airport fueling small aircraft, growing to manage one of the nation’s most prestigious corporate jet service centers in Houston. He earned his multi-engine instrument pilot ratings and has flown for a living. His career has taken him from the world's largest integrated oil company where his talents were put to work ensuring quality fuel products to his own training and consulting company working to improve the safety and profitability of the general, corporate and commercial aviation marketplace.

Chartrand's formal education includes an Associate Degree in Aeronautical Science and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Technical Education.