All board members serve as unpaid volunteers devoting their time to managing the Authority and its business as a matter of public service. Each authority member receives an expense allowance of $50 for each month he attends the monthly meeting.
JOHN MININGER (1997-2014) Chairman. Quakertown subcommittee. Resides Steinsburg, Pa, Milford Township. Is a partner in a wholesale lumber company, Sherwood Forest Products Ltd. Holds a commercial pilot license with single engine land and instrument airplane ratings. Has held a pilot's license since 1986. Is currently a co-owner of a Piper Archer based at Quakertown Airport.
MICHAEL POSEY (2012-2017) Resident of Tinicum Township, Bucks county, since 1975. Mike has 5 children and 7 grandchildren, (so far). Learned to fly and soloed at Morrisville Airport in 1963. Holds commercial pilot license, instrument, multi engine, glider, and flight instructor ratings. Both mother and father were pilots in WW2. Mike is a veteran of the US Army, serving as a helicopter mechanic 1969-1971. Mike is the oldest of 8 children. With parents, a brother and sister, operated Van Sant Airport for ten years. Mike is a licensed aircraft mechanic with inspection authorization, and has been restoring antique aircraft for the past 30 years. In 2000, Mike established his own aircraft restoration company, Posey Brothers, Inc., which operates out of Trenton-Robbinsville airport in New Jersey. Mike owns a Luscombe, based at Van Sant airport, in which he commutes to work on nice days. Mike appreciates the opportunity to help to preserve all the wonderful things that we have in Bucks County, and especially our airports.
FRED BEANS (2002 – 2011) Treasurer. Resides in Doylestown, Pa. He holds a commercial pilot’s license, instrument rating, single and multi-engine land. He holds a type rating in a Cessna Citation. Began flying in Morrisville, Pa. in 1957. Presently owns a Beech Baron and Waco based at Doylestown Airport, Doylestown, Pa
LOU MCKAY (2008-2015) Vice Chairman. Lou McKay’s entrée into aviation came when close friend and mentor Dawson Ransome – owner of Ransome Airlines – gave him his first ride in a biplane. McKay remembers it being the best view of Bucks County he had ever had. Inspired by his experience, McKay went on to earn his pilot certificate from Vansant Airport in 1992 A long-time veteran of the transportation industry, McKay works for Honeywell International Bendix in sales and business development – a position he has held since 1985. Prior to this, he was employed by AlliedSignal in Washington, D.C. McKay, a resident of Bedminster Township, serves on the board for the Bedminster Municipal Authority and is a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association, and the Experimental Aircraft Association. In his role as a member of the Bucks County Airport Authority Board, McKay brings a passion for aviation and a commitment to hard work. He considers it an honor to serve on the BCAA Board and looks forward to helping BCAA continue to serve its mission of providing a safe and efficient aviation infrastructure for Bucks County businesses and residents.
PAUL TOLLINI (1999-2013) Assistant Secretary/Treasurer. Doylestown subcommittee. Resides in Bedminster Township. Professional pilot. Holds an Airline Transport Pilot certificate with airplane, helicopter, glider and seaplane ratings. Also holds a flight instructor certificate. Learned to fly at Warrington Airport, which closed and is now part of the Warrington Quarry.