Hunter MitchemPresident, Distribution / Operations

    Hunter was appointed President of Distribution and Operations for the Wencor Group in April 2021. He brings more than 12 years of leadership experience in the aerospace industry, having consistently demonstrated an ability to execute growth strategies by leveraging high-performing technical product line teams and OEM partnership based strategies to aerospace and defense production and aftermarket segments. Prior to Wencor, Hunter held  an executive position at VSE Corporation as the Vice President of Aviation Distribution where he led the business to achieve above market growth, even during the 2020 downturn. He also held various leadership roles at Boeing Distribution Services (formerly KLX) , Spirit AeroSystems, Textron, and Bombardier.  Hunter has experience with mergers and acquisitions, new product development, supply chain, program management, business development, and sales operations. Hunter earned his BA in Entrepreneurship from Wichita State University.