Air Traffic Manager

Parry, Ryan (ZOA_ATM) atm@oakartcc.org
  • Responsible for all operations associated with the vZOA ARTCC.
  • Reports to the VATUSA Western Region’s Air Traffic Director(VATUSA7) and oversees operations and management for vZOA ARTCC.
  • Functions as VATUSA HQ staff member. Attends periodic meetings to report on ARTCC activities and to stay abreast of VATUSA issues and policies.
  • Initiates, obtains Air Traffic Director approval for, and maintains ARTCC Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Provides for coordination of position assignments and position restrictions when necessary.
  • Provides guidance and help to assigned controllers or guests.
  • Establishes an Deputy Air Traffic Manager position and defines the duties of that position. Submits selection to the region Air Traffic Director for final approval and announcement.
  • Nominates Instructor candidates to the Training Administrator or Training Director for Training Department approval and announcement
  • Recommends disciplinary actions to the region Air Traffic Director.
  • Functions as an Administrator and hosts quarterly meetings

Deputy Air Traffic Manager

Cochran, Cody (ZOA_DATM) datm@oakartcc.org

  • Reports to the Air Traffic Manager
  • Assists in management of ATC Roster, permissions and access, Discord administration, and other general administrative tasks associated with ATC organization
  • Assists in development of ARTCC SOPs, LOAs, Policies, and more
  • Maintains a high online presence
  • Completes other duties as assigned by ATM
  • Functions as an Administrator and attends quarterly meetings

Training Administrator

Peterson, Douglas (ZOA_TA) ta@oakartcc.org

  • Reports to the Air Traffic Manager
  • Manage and lead the training program to make it effective and efficient for all ARTCC controllers
  • Maintain an adequate staff of instructors and mentors to meet ARTCC training needs
  • Update and maintain training website material and certification system
  • Develop and implement training policies, SOPs, and more
  • Oversee and manage student assignments to training staff
  • Perform duties as a staff Instructor
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned by ATM
  • Function as an Administrator and attends quarterly meetings

Webmaster

Null, Ryan (ZOA_WM) webmaster@oakartcc.org
  • Reports to the Air Traffic Manager
  • Manages and oversees the ARTCCs data services including web content and delivery, web services, email systems, data storage systems, etc.
  • Responds quickly to website and data systems needs
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures for operation and maintenance of the ARTCC web and data systems
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned by ATM
  • Functions as an Administrator and attends quarterly meetings

Events Coordinator

Radley, Antony (ZOA_EC) events@oakartcc.org
  • Reports to the Deputy Air Traffic Manager and Air Traffic Manager
  • Coordinate with divisional/neighboring ARTCCs for event support and planning purposes
  • Act as primary liaison between virtual aviation organizations and the ARTCC
  • Develop ideas for events which promote the ARTCC and community, potentially including but not limited to member gatherings, group flights, and fly-in/fly-out events
  • Manage event position assignments and position restrictions when necessary
  • Develop and distribute (via social media, website, etc.) marketing material to promote events, the ARTCC, and the community
  • Oversee Assistant Events Coordinator position if established
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned by ATM/DATM
  • Function as a Staff member and attends quarterly meetings

Assistant Events Coordinatior

Salikhov, Maxim (ZOA_AEC) aec@oakartcc.org
  • Reports to the Events Coordinator, Deputy Air Traffic Manager and Air Traffic Manager
  • Assists the Events Coordinator in event planning and advertising
  • Act as a liaison between virtual aviation organizations and the ARTCC
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned by EC, ATM, or DATM
  • Function as a Staff member and attends quarterly meetings

Facility Engineer

Nandakumar, Srinath (ZOA_FE) fe@oakartcc.org
  • Reports to the Deputy Air Traffic Manager and Air Traffic Manager
  • Develops, maintains and manages the ARTCCs facilities infrastructure, including sector files, alias files, position files, VRC/vSTARS/vERAM files, vATIS, TowerTrainer and Euroscope facilities files, Audio for VATSIM database etc.
  • Responds quickly to facilities issues and needs
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Functions as a Staff member and attends quarterly meetings

Assistant Facility Egineer

Young, Rowan (ZOA_AFE) rowan.young@oakartcc.org
  • Reports to the Facility Engineer,  Deputy Air Traffic Manager, and Air Traffic Manager
  • Assists the Facility Engineer in maintaining and managing the ARTCCs facilities infrastructure, including sector files, alias files, position files, VRC/vSTARS/vERAM files, vATIS, TowerTrainer and Euroscope facilities files, Audio for VATSIM database etc.
  • Maintain a high online presence
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Functions as a Staff member and attends quarterly meetings