Oscar Arce, CEO

Oscar Arce

Chief Executive Officer & Director of Operations

Oscar has over 25 years of aviation industry experience. With more than 9,000 hours of flight time in various private jet aircraft, he is a veteran pilot with previous airline experience as Flight Engineer, SIC and PIC in Boeing 727, Avro RJ-100 and C-208 B aircraft. He graduated from Mapps College (London University). Oscar’s hands-on industry expertise and approach is invaluable to him in his capacity as CEO of Presidential Aviation, a position he has held since 2009.

Louis Nafziger, Chief Pilot

Louis Nafziger

Chief Pilot

Louis started off his career in the maintenance and engineering fields. His desire to “find the right answer” has developed into intimate knowledge of the rules and regulations that govern the industry. His Eleven years of Part 135 jet experience and five years as an FAA Check Airman ensure that all of our pilots are held to the highest standards of training and conduct.

Yoharner Echemendia, Charter Director

Yoharner Echemendia

Director of Charter

Yoharner is an aviation professional with over 10 years of experience in corporate aviation and specializes in international operations of long range and ultra-long range aircraft. In the 7 years he has been at Presidential, his experience and expertise have been valuable assets to the company’s rapid growth.

Fran Stein, Controller

Fran Stein


Fran holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Accounting from Adelphi University School of Business. After tenure as public auditor in New York City, Fran became Controller/CFO of large worldwide wholesale distributor in South Florida where she became expert in global accounting operations. This experience coupled with her expertise in organizing and coordinating corporate financial policies and procedures assure the efficient daily management of our financial operations.