Allan and Desire joined Mercy Air in 2009. Allan's Aeronautical Engineering degree, together with 25 years' experience in Aerospace project management is a good basis for his role as CEO at Mercy Air. Desire brought her experience in running a B&B, to heading up the Hospitality Ministry at Mercy Air.
Holger and Maria Ziessler
Holger and Maria have been serving at Mercy Air since the year 2000. Holger has many years of Aircraft Maintenance experience on multiple aircraft types and is serving Mercy Air as chief engineer. Maria has been involved in Hospitality, organising flight programs and as a HIV -Aids counsellor.
John and Anne Herbert
John and Anne have been serving with Mercy Air since the 1995. Anne has 30 years of experience in education and heads up the education program supported by Mercy Air. John has more than 20 years’ experience in aviation as a pilot and mechanic and serves as Mercy Air’s chief pilot.
Paul and Cathy Middleton
Paul and Cathy joined Mercy Air in 2003. Paul has 18 years flying experience and is Mercy Air's Safety Officer. Cathy is a nurse/midwife and is also involved with Mercy Air's Hospitality Ministry.
Nigel and Erin Traynor
Nigel and Erin joined Mercy Air in 2018. Nigel has over 20 years experience as Anglican priest in the UK, and takes on the role of Mission Outreach Coordinator, which also includes pastoral care of the Mercy Air team and visitors. Erin comes from 20 years working in the National Health Service, and is involved in hospitality and pastoral support.
Charlotte and Shaun Fredriksson
Charlotte joined Mercy Air in 2010 as hospitality administrator. In 2012 she took on the responsibility of financial officer as well. Her husband Shaun is a local artist and carpenter and brings his experience to Mercy Air by helping with building /maintenance projects.
Joel & Sarah Baertschi
Joel joined Mercy Air in 2015 as a helicopter pilot after completing flight training in Europe and the United States. Sarah spent 4 years with YWAM Marromeu in Mozambique before joining Mercy Air as an outreach coordinator in 2018. Joel, originally from Switzerland, and Sarah from America met during a Mercy Air outreach partnered with YWAM Marromeu in the Zambezi Delta in Mozambique. Together they fly monthly outreaches into Mozambique and Swaziland.
Philip and Sarah Schmied
Philip and Sarah are from Switzerland joined Mercy Air beginning 2018. Philip is serving Mercy Air as a helicopter mechanic and helps out with base maintenance due to his electrical skills. Sarah is an elementary teacher who is now also involved in the administration realm of Mercy Air. Philip and Sarah have 1 daughter.