Exceptionally Experienced

Recoil’s exceptionally experienced and skilled team puts the safety and reliability of your project first. We promise world-class customer service and satisfaction, making ourselves available to quickly respond to your support requests.



Joseph founded Recoil in 2008, growing it into the family of companies it is today. A former Army helicopter pilot, he began working in the aviation industry in 1981. Since that time Joseph has developed a wealth of experience and talent from serving as a military pilot, chief pilot, and director of operations. He is dual rated in helicopters and airplanes with close to 14,000 hours of flight time. Since starting Recoil, Joseph has focused his attention on providing the helicopter industry with simple solutions for complex problems. Trust, honor, and integrity are Joseph’s guiding principles.



Tanya joined Recoil after 20 years in the Navy where she served as a Yeoman and an admin/training officer. With bachelor’s and master’s degrees, Tanya uses her exceptional organization skills to expertly oversee the administrative functions of the company. Her Naval experience include being the training and legal officer onboard the USS RODNEY M DAVIS (FFG-60), where she was responsible for running the administration of an entire ship, as well as the training and certification of shipboard activity and ready deployment status. She brings this skill and focus on accuracy and integrity to all of her administrative duties at Recoil.



A 23-year aviation veteran, Jere joined Recoil as the Technical Field Director where he serves as the direct point of contact for projects and manager of Recoil teams in the field. He began his career in military, later transitioning into the civilian sector and earned his FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certificate. Jere has since added IA privileges to his maintenance certificate and obtained his commercial rotor wing pilot certificate with flight instructor privileges. He brings diverse pilot, mechanic, and operator perspectives to the company, readily applying them to his creativity and willingness to solve problems.


IT Director

As Recoil’s IT Director, Katrina oversees the company’s information and technology services. Katrina has a degree in information assurance and a master’s in cyber security. Prior to Recoil, she served as the lead IT for a global non-profit. As the head of IT at Recoil, she ensures the smooth and secure operations of all information technology and services, including managing security, preventing data loss and fraud, and building and maintaining Recoil’s software.



Tim, a retired CW5 maintenance test pilot with over 37 years of successful Army aviation management and leadership experience, has a reputation for meeting the most challenging organizational goals and objectives. As Recoil’s Military Programs Director, he is a pragmatic and focused expert in planning and executing complex operations, including the scheduling and movement of thousands of operational loads and the appropriate transfer of millions of dollars’ worth of equipment to support and maintain operations.