​Brooklyn Irvine

Office Staff

Brooklyn Irvine loves to fly! She is working on her Private Pilot License in her own Cessna 150 "Orange Lightning". She can help you with your scheduling and training questions. Her quiet enthusiasm for flying is contagious. Be nice to her because she is in charge of your solo t-shirt and the candy dish.

Tammy Meredith

Office Staff


Tammy Meredith began working at Sunshine Flyers in June of 2015. Tammy has earned her Private Pilot License in January 2017. She is highly knowledgeable and works very hard to fulfill all of our clients' needs and answer any questions pertaining to aviation or the Sunshine Flyers business. Here, she is pictured next to the P-51 that she flew in during the Bud Anderson statue unveiling in 2015.

Michael Duncan



Michael Duncan has owned and operated Sunshine Flyers for more than 34 years. Having flown for almost 40 years, he has experience beyond most other pilots with over 15,000 hours total time and nearly 8000 hours instructor time. He has years of experience as a CFII, MEI, A&P, IA, ASEL, ASES, AAGG (all around good guy), tailwheel, float rated and Light Sport. He truly enjoys tailwheel flying and basic aerobatics.

We have some of the finest instructors in the area at Sunshine Flyers. All of our instructors are experienced, talented pilots, eager to spread their wealth of knowledge. Each of our instructors has their own expertise, whether it be tailwheel instruction, mountain flying, or even helicopter instruction. They are happy not only to fly with you, but also to sit down and help you through any complex concept you may be struggling with. No matter what it is you need in order to further your flying experience, our instructors will fit to your schedule, not the other way around because here at Sunshine Flyers, the students always come first.

Scott Woodland


Fascinated with flight since he was a toddler, Scott started flying when he was 18 years old. After taking a bit of a break from aviation to pursue a career in civil engineering, he returned in his mid-40s with the desire to teach people how to fly. Between training his adorable golden retriever Flare and working part time as a civil engineer, Scott has a great enthusiasm for the teaching process and helping people achieve their life long dreams of flying. He also loves snickerdoodles. 


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Rory Ondracek


Rory Ondracek is a CFII/MEI from Roseville, CA. After graduating from Sac State with his BA in anthropology, he received his private pilot license here at Sunshine and continued his flying education out of Sacramento Executive airport (KSAC). Rory received his instructor ratings in December of 2020 and has since returned to Sunshine to start instructing. He is an enthusiastic instructor who loves to share his passion about aviation with others. He also loves carrot cake


John Wilson


​John has been flying since he was 16 years old and has around 3,000 hours of flight time. John owns a Mooney 231 which he likes to fly often with his wife and daughter, traveling to fun and interesting places. He flies for a local law enforcement agency full time and enjoys instructing and passing on what he has learned over 30 years of flying. John loves chocolate cake.