Our Team

The Embark team has over 60 years of industry experience across multiple commercial disciplines.

Ben Munson

Ben Munson

President

Ben Munson Ben has extensive leadership experience across various disciplines in commercial aviation, with a particular focus on commercial and financial planning. Prior to founding Embark, Ben served in a leadership role at a major airline for capacity planning. During his tenure with Embark, Ben has worked with various airlines and airports, including in executive leadership positions for periods of restructure.

    Jamie Kogutek

    Jamie Kogutek

    Vice President

    Jamie Kogutek  manages Embark's Capacity Planning, Scheduling and Distribution engagements. Jamie is an expert in IATA’s Standard Schedules Information Manual (SSIM), utilizing tools such as Oasis and Schedule Manager to manipulate schedules. He has experience implementing solutions in several leading reservations systems, including SabreSonic, Navitaire, Videcom, and Radixx.

      Clint Ostler

      Clint Ostler

      Vice President

      Clint Ostler manages Embark's Marketing and Revenue Management engagements. Clint has extensive background in Pricing and Revenue Management, Planning, and Marketing. Clint has proficient experience with airline pricing strategy and has leveraged various industry tools including AirMax, AirRM, ATPCO, and Radixx. In addition to Revenue Management, Clint also oversees marketing strategy and market development engagements.

        Jesse Holler

        Jesse Holler

        Managing Director

        Jesse Holler manages Embark's Financial Advisory, Planning and Analysis practice along with Revenue Management support. Leveraging extensive experience from Bloomberg L.P., Lockheed Martin, and Raymond James; Jesse develops & assesses business plans, financial models, key performance indicators, and reporting for partners. This includes P&L models, revenue forecasting, fleet sensitivity models, and a variety of other financial insights.

          Sam Abriani

          Director

          Sam Abriani supports Embark's Pricing and Revenue Management engagements. Sam provides Embark partners with critical pricing support and is an expert in implementation and market management. Sam has broad experience utilizing various tools, including ATPCO, AmeliaRes, Radixx, Videcom, and AirRM. Sam also supports Marketing engagements with a focus on retail marketing channels.

            Jeff Cole

            Director

            Jeff Cole supports Embark's scheduling and distribution engagements. Prior to Embark, Jeff worked for Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air. He brings extensive experience in creating, coordinating, and distributing flight schedules for regional and major airlines. Jeff also offers the Embark team a considerable background in station operations as well as various general aviation functions.

              Brooke Rogers

              Manager

              Brooke Rogers is responsible for managing Embark’s business operations and assisting the team. Brooke comes to Embark from In-Q-Tel where she supported her team as they invested in and developed a wide range of start-ups.

                Taylor Willis

                Taylor Willis

                Manager

                Taylor Willis supports Embark's Revenue Management engagements. Taylor provides Embark partners with critical inventory management support and market analysis. Taylor's previous experience includes airport consulting and FBO operations, which brings a unique operational perspective to the company.