• Our People

    Our Greatest Asset

    West Wind Aviation is known for the safety and customer service that our employees demonstrate every day. The knowledge, commitment and experience of our people have led us to the customer focused and safety governed organization that we are today.

    Rick Philipenko

    Rick Philipenko

    Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer

    Rick has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan and has held his CA designation since 1987. He is a member of both the Canadian and Saskatchewan Institutes of Charter Accountants. Rick joined West Wind in 1994, bringing experience in the areas of accounting, audit, taxation, and general business consulting. His responsibilities include financial reporting and strategic management as he directs the complex financial operations of West Wind Aviation.