Lewiston-Nez Perce County Airport Authority Board


William V. McCann., Jr. - Chairman

Email: wvmjr@lewiston.com

A lifelong resident of Lewiston, Idaho, William McCann graduated from the University of Idaho law school in 1964 and established a successful private practice in his hometown. Today, he's also an accomplished rancher, an experienced land developer, and the recipient of countless awards for community service in organizations ranging from the Chamber of Commerce to the Jaycees. Bill has served 11 years on the Airport Advisory Authority Board. He's a private pilot and a founding member and past president of the Lewis-Clark Air Festival, Inc.




Mike Martin - Vice Chairman

Email: mike@martinsure.com

Mike Martin moved to Lewiston in 1964. He took over a small insurance company shortly thereafter, building it into the successful family business he still manages today. In 1991 he fulfilled a lifelong dream by earning his private pilot's license. He's a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) as well as the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). He's also a founding member and past president of the Lewis-Clark Air Festival, Inc. and has served on the Airport Advisory Commission for 10 years.





Chris Hayes - Commissioner

Email: Christopher.hayes@atk.com

Chris Hayes graduated from Lewiston High School in 1998, then immediately enrolled in the University of Idaho where he graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Production Operations Management. He's been putting his education to work ever since, and with the exception of a short stint in operations management in the Midwest, Chris has dedicated himself to Lewiston and North Central Idaho. He's the department manager of CFAA at the CCI/Speer location of ATK and an experienced helicopter pilot.





Pat Nuxoll - Treasurer

Email: pjnpgc@presnellgage.com

Pat Nuxoll was born and raised in Green Creek, Idaho. He served in the U.S. Army before graduating from the University of Idaho in 1972. Pat moved to Lewiston in 1972, attained his Certified Public Accountant designation, and has been with the firm of Presnell Gage, PLLC, ever since. Pat is affiliated with several professional organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Idaho Society of Certified Public Accounts. Pat has been an integral member of numerous community organizations including the Roundup Association, Jaycees, and the Valley Boys and Girls Club. Pat is also a founding member of the Lewis-Clark Air Festival, Inc.



Verl Long - Secretary

Email: verllong@cableone.net

Originally from Asotin, Washington, Verl Long graduated from Washington State University with a degree in Engineering. He has served as a unit commander in the National Guard, and is a licensed Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor in Idaho and Washington. His career took him to the Seattle area for many years where he became a private pilot. He returned to the Lewis-Clark Valley in 1995; he's a past commander of the Nez Perce County Sheriff's Air Posse and a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA).