About us

FAVIA 225, Inc. was incorporated to commemorate 225 years since thefavia_fullsizerender First Air Voyage in America occurred in conjunction with the 2018 Balloon Federation of America National Convention.  Our goal is to produce an outstanding event that will commemorate and celebrate the 225th anniversary of the first flight in America through educational, networking, and historic activities.

FAVIA 225, Inc. is led by of a Board of Directors:

  • Bob Dicks – President
  • Joyce Lang – Vice President
  • Joe Doerer – Treasurer
  • Marie Dicks – Secretary
  • Barb Magnano – Director
  • Blair Beard – Director
  • Gene Burnstein – Director
  • Janet Doerer – Director
  • Mike Coleman – Director

Gene Burnstein, Marie Dicks, Joe Doerer Bob Dicks
Joyce Lang, Barb Magnano, Janet Doerer