Passionate people.
Purposeful work.

We’re passionate about using aviation to benefit everyone. As an example of our efforts, we’ve created an air delivery service to strengthen communities by providing food, medicine and other items more quickly, safely, and with less pollution than was previously possible. Meet the leadership team shaping Wing.

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James Ryan Burgess
CEO
Wing CEO James Ryan Burgess has been with the company in leadership roles since the early days in 2012, and is also an inventor on a number of Wing patents. Prior to Wing, James worked in leadership roles at a number of robotics and energy startups, and lived in India bringing solar power to rural villages. He’s a pilot and paragliding instructor in his spare time.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

All my airplane memories are favorites. :) In particular, I remember being 9 years old and seeing my first hand-built RC airplane lift off a grass runway under its own power and take to the skies. It was a magical moment for me!

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James Ryan Burgess
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James Ryan Burgess
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Adam Woodworth
CTO

Adam Woodworth is Wing’s chief technology officer, and has been designing and flying airplanes his entire life. Adam has worked in the aviation industry for more than a decade, and prior to taking on the CTO role to lead all Wing’s engineering, product development, and R&D, he held several other engineering leadership roles at the company.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

While I have no way of remembering it, my Dad built a model rocket to greet me on my trip home from the hospital a few days after I was born. Most of my favorite childhood memories involve airplanes, so it'd be near impossible to pick my favorite. :)

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Adam Woodworth
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Adam Woodworth
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Dvir Zeltzer
Chief Strategy and Finance Officer

As Wing’s Chief Strategy and Finance Officer, Dvir Zeltzer works to apply Wing’s extensive aviation technology portfolio to fill critical needs for customers, partners, and investors. Throughout his career, Dvir has specialized in Customer Business Development, M&A, Go-To-Market Strategy, and Portfolio Management in roles for Google, Boston Consulting Group, Procter & Gamble, and a range of others.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

My first time on an airplane, which was owned by a family friend, at 6 years old. I actually got to steer!

What do you hope we'll deliver one day?

I hope we deliver life saving medical supplies to help people during an emergency.

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Dvir Zeltzer
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Dvir Zeltzer
Chief Strategy and Finance Officer
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Margaret Nagle
Head of Policy and Government Affairs

As Wing’s Head of Policy and Government Affairs, Margaret Nagle leverages extensive government experience to pioneer new aviation use cases and improve opportunities for communities around the world. Prior to joining Wing, she held similar roles at X, the moonshot factory, Yahoo!, and spent nearly a decade working in senior positions in the White House and Congress.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

The next flight I take heading off to a family vacation.

What do you hope we'll deliver one day?

The mitten (or book) my daughter left at school today and mint M&Ms.

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Margaret Nagle
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Margaret Nagle
Head of Policy and Government Affairs
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Nancy Egan
General Counsel

As General Counsel, Nancy Egan brings an entrepreneurial approach and global view to unlocking new aviation technologies. Prior to Wing, Nancy was the General Counsel and SVP of Policy at 3D Robotics.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

I was once seated next to a 6 year old during a delayed takeoff and noticed he was staring through the open cockpit door, so I suggested we go check it out. The captain let him sit at the controls, and his amazement and joy reminded me why I love airplanes.

What do you hope we'll deliver one day?

Jelly Belly’s to the top of any mountain I’m on.

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Nancy Egan
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Nancy Egan
General Counsel
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Jonathan Bass
Head of Marketing and Communications
As Head of Marketing and Communications, Jonathan Bass will tell the next chapter in Wing’s story. Jonathan has spent more than 20 years creating communications strategies in roles at SolarCity, Tesla and Edelman, and has helped to shift public perception of renewable energy.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

I will always remember my first flight, from Atlanta to Los Angeles, at age 17. It’s difficult to forget looking down on the clouds, and the Pacific Ocean, for the first time.

What do you hope we'll deliver one day?

I hope that Wing will be able to deliver inventory for food banks to recipients that might have difficulty traveling to distribution centers on their own.

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Jonathan Bass
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Jonathan Bass
Head of Marketing and Communications
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Emily Lerner Amico
Head of People
As Wing’s Head of People, Emily Lerner Amico applies broad people-based strategies to accelerate Wing’s business; she is passionate about helping technical leaders work together as a team to achieve great things. Prior to joining Wing she held a number of People roles at Google.

What's your favorite memory of an airplane?

The first international flight I ever took - it felt so magical to wake up across the world.  

What do you hope we'll deliver one day?

Treats and toys for my two dogs.

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Emily Lerner Amico
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Emily Lerner Amico
Head of People