Our Team

The Aircraft Tax Consulting Team


Rick Galvin

Rick is the founder and President of FlyWealthServe. He is often your first point of contact with the aircraft tax consulting team at FlyWealthServe and will guide you through our initial discussions and onboarding process, ensuring that your interactions with us are smooth and efficient. Mr. Galvin is a commercially rated pilot with multi-engine ratings, CFI-A, CFI-I, CFI-MEI along with holding an SES rating. Mr. Galvin is also the proud owner of a Beechcraft Baron BE-55, for the past 8 years. He is a member of AOPA, EAA and is President of the Montgomery County Airpark Association. Mr. Galvin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Portland State University and he holds life and health insurance licenses in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. He is also a registered representative with Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) holding a Series 6 certificate. To schedule a meeting date and time, please click here.


aircraft tax consulting team ChrisChristopher Durst,
Senior Tax & Accounting Consultant

Chris, the senior member of our accounting team, has two decades of operational & financial management experience from a variety of industries.  In addition to the high-profile clients to whom Chris provides his expertise, he works with many small business owners and professionals to assist them in reaching their financial & operational goals.
Chris is originally, from western Pennsylvania and has a Bachelor’s Degree from Albright College in Accounting and a Master’s Degree from Florida Gulf Coast University in Accounting & Taxation.  In his free time, Chris plays tennis, kayaks, and is an avid golfer.  He currently resides in Naples, Florida with his wife Olivia and their two children Trevor & Abigail.

Cole Ettingoff,
Director of Operations

Cole, the Director of Operations, joined our team earlier this year after graduating from George Washington University in Washington, DC.  With a wide range of responsibilities within FWS, Cole loves having the chance to meet our clients and help them meet their financial goals.
Outside of work, Cole is studying for his private pilot check ride and is very involved with his community including coordinating search and rescue missions for overdue aircraft through the Civil Air Patrol.

 

An Aviation Tax Management and Consulting Firm