Welcome About Us About Us Home Media Supporters Donations Contact Us Successful Business people, with extensive aviation backgrounds 1. Lance Weller. Founder, Angel Flight NZ Pilot with IFR Rating.Recently relocated to Australia for family reasons, Lance continues to be part odf the Management Team "for as long as I am needed..." 2. John Pringle. Chairman. Served 20 years in the Rhodesian Air Force before migrating to New Zealand in 1984. Now semi retired, he works part-time providing technical support for a business supplying Assistive Technology to the mediacl industry and a director of Abilities Group, a business providing meaningful employement to people with disabilities. 3. Peter Urquhart. Chief Financial Officer. Peter flew our very first Angel Flight mission way back in 2012! A successful business owbner and Company Director, Peter is now retired and happy to donate his financial management skills. 4. Brent Hempel, Pilot Coordinator and Compliance Officer. Brent has been a prloific volunteer pilot over the years, provuiding both helicopter and fixed-wing flights. He has the unenviable task of keeping our database of pilots, their ratings and aircraft types up-to-date. 5. Steve Lowe. Manager, lower North Island. Steve was one of ourearliest Earth Angel volunteers and comes with an inprewssive background of business management and Management Consulting. 6. Kurt Frauenstein. Manager, South Island. A resident of Christchurch, Kurt is a senior pilot with Virgin Australia and one of our newest volunteers. In between Airline duties, he actively promotes Angel Flight services in the South Island. Angel Flight Mission Information at 18 December 2017 38,016 km flown5,355 km driven by Earth Angels114 Adults and 45 Children flown75 Pilots and Aircraft81 Earth Angels5 Mission CoordinatorsTotal Volunteer Team of 161 154 Registered Health Care Professionals. Plus 22 flights carrying 24 people and 450 kg to and from Kaikoura in support of the Kaikoura earthquake response.