Jeff Long

Director/Chief Pilot
Primary office:
Strong Hall, #225


Jeff became Director of Aviation Services in October of 2012. Prior to that he served for twenty years in the United States Air Force as an officer, instructor pilot, and command pilot. Following his military service, Jeff entered general aviation with Executive AirShare as a pilot, manager and later Director of Safety. As Director of the University Aviation Services Department, he provides oversight of all programs associated with business travel on University owned aircraft. He also pilots the University Cessna Citation CJ4, and provides consultation services to other University organizations on aviation issues. Jeff is involved with multiple KU affiliated organizations, and enjoys attending all kinds of KU events with his wife, Allison, also a KU Alum.

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