AERONAUTICS DIVISION MANAGER
Kari M. Gonter is the Aeronautics Division Manager for Metis Technology Solutions Inc. He oversees the NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) contract located at Ames Research Center along with the NASA Langley Information Technology Enhanced Services (LITES II) contract. With over 40 years of experience, he also works as a Subject Matter Expert on various Air Traffic Control projects at Ames. He continues to help researchers develop tools that are being used currently and in the future.
Mr. Gonter, is a US Airforce Veteran, who was stationed at Mountain Home AFB, Idaho. He retired from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) after a 15 year career. For the FAA, he has worked as a Controller, Traffic Management Coordinator, Front Line Manager, Supervisor Traffic Management Coordinator, Traffic Management Officer and retired as an Operations Manager.