Great Lakes Regional Vice President
National Air Traffic Controllers Association
Bryan Zilonis is serving his fourth term as Great Lakes Regional Vice President for the National Air Traffic Controllers Association. Bryan became active in NATCA in 1994 as an area representative at Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center, followed by a term as alternate facility representative, and finally three terms as facility representative. He has spent his entire ATC career at Chicago Center, and has served NATCA nationally for over 10 years as a negotiator.
Bryan is a graduate of St. Rita High School in Chicago and attended Illinois Benedictine College in Lisle, Ill., until making the decision to become an air traffic controller in 1987.