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Lily Aguilar

Inventory Lead

Lily joined CAPS in May of 2020. Her excellent organizational skills have made her the perfect fit as Inventory Lead. When she is not keeping things orderly at CAPS, she is likely cooking, hanging out with family or training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu . She is currently trying to build the courage to go skydiving! If that doesn’t happen, she will continue to travel and experience different cultures – especially the food!

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Fredy Aldana

Repair Station Manager

Fredy has been working with CAPS since 2004 and started out as a Repair Technician at the vest station. During his free time, he likes to hang out with his wife and two kids. You can catch him watching soccer and rooting for Real Madrid!
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Anthony Flores

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Favian Flores

Customer Service Administrator

Favian started out at CAPS in 2015 as a Repair Station Technician. After mastering that, he shifted gears and is now a Customer Service Administrator in our front office. You can catch Favian zooming through the streets in his motorcycle, and even bungee jumping on occasion. When he's not thrill seeking, he loves going to the movies and hanging out with friends.

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Gabriel Galvez

Repair Station Technician

Gabriel joined CAPS in February of 2017. He learned about the position from his father, Jose who is the Repair Station Assistant Manager. “All I would hear from him is how much he enjoyed working at CAPS, so I had to see it for myself”. Gabriel plans to start taking college classes in order to further his career in aviation. He loves to stay physically active, and has been playing basketball since the second grade.

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Jose Galvez

Repair Station Assistant Manager

Jose has been working with CAPS Aviation since 2008 and is currently the Repair Station Assistant Manager. In his free time, Jose enjoys spending time with his family and four kids, he loves music, traveling, sports, visiting the beach, watching movies, going on walks, enjoying a good meal and learning other languages.
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Jennifer Gamon

President & CEO

Jennifer became President and CEO of CAPS Aviation in February 2017. Before that, she has worked nearly every other job within our company from Customer Service Representative to Tool Calibrator. When she’s not running CAPS, you can catch her brewing up some homemade kombucha or sparring her husband in jujitsu. The future holds raising her three small children with an appreciation for the aviation industry, as well as pursuing her own pilots license.

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Rudy Hernandez

Sales Representative and Training Coordinator

Rudy moved all the way from Texas to join the CAPS team mid 2018! He grew up with six sisters and loves hanging out with them along with his six nieces. On weekends you can find Rudy dancing the night away and having horror movie marathons. He’s looking forward to dedicating more time to travel the world in the near future.

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Tim Kneeland

Classroom Instructor

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Tyler Marquette

Calibration Lab Manager

Tyler has been with CAPS Aviation since 2005. He has worked in various departments, but is now thoroughly enjoying his position as manager of the tool calibration lab. On a more frustrating note, he has been a Dodger Fan since birth. He enjoys repairing things and understanding their functionality. Tyler is happiest with an episode of The Office, hiking, or reading a good novel.

Adolfo Melendez

Adolfo Melendez

Repair Station Technician

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Jesus Mendez

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Miko Mercado

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Gabriela Morelos

Customer Service Manager

Gabriela has been with CAPS Aviation since 2013. She started as a Customer Service Administrator, but has since been promoted to the Supervisor position. Gabby loves to hang out with her friends, family and dogs. One of her favorite activities is going to different concerts – all genres welcome! She makes it a point to travel whenever possible, and is looking forward to planning more trips in the future.

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Juan Pablo Moran

Repair Station Assistant Manager

Juan has been in the aviation industry since 2004 and was hired by CAPS Aviation in 2011 and has since been promoted to Repair Station Assistant Manager. He enjoys training new hires and assisting with quality control. Aside from aviation, Juan loves spending time with his family. He enjoys taking his two little girls to the beach and park, and watching movies on Sunday afternoons. When he has time, he enjoys working out at the gym and playing soccer with friends.

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David Orantes

Repair Station Technician

David interviewed at CAPS Aviation in July of 2013 and was called back the next day to start as soon as possible. He enjoys working on computers, whether it is repairing an old system or building a new one; "It’s a hobby I picked up when I was younger. I learned by messing around with old parts; before the time of Youtube. If something was wrong, you had to figure it out by yourself. I genuinely enjoy it."

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Deborah Puopolo

Classroom Instructor

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Edgar Sesma

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Tabitha Teutsch

Vice President

Tabitha has been working with CAPS since April of 2015. She started as a Customer Service Representative and quickly worked her way into a top tiered managerial role here at CAPS! When you see Tabitha, you surely will also see one of her Samoyed dogs by her side. They are our unofficial mascots in the office when they are not winning awards at dogs shows on the weekends!

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Hoa Truong

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Monique Vega

Customer Service Administrator

Monique has been working with CAPS Aviation since May 2018. Her strong background in customer service made her the perfect addition to our sales team. Monique has a passion for helping others, and regularly volunteers with multiple different local charities. During her free time, she loves to take road trips and has even taken 38 trips in one year.

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7641 Densmore Ave
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