John Hall joined Honor Flight Syracuse as a guardian on Mission 2 with his father, a WWII veteran, and his brother a Viet Nam veteran. He is Director of Volunteer Resources and has served in various capacities with Honor Flight to include Marketing/Communications team member, leading the HFS Speakers Bureau, and serving in Mission day volunteer roles.
A graduate of Syracuse University in 1976; John spent 23 years of service both active duty and reserve as a commissioned officer in the United States Army having retired as a Major – US Army Reserve.
He served as Company Commander and Operations Officer 3rd Brigade – Training and Doctrine Command, and various staff roles in the 376th Combat Support Hospital and 241st General Hospital.
His professional career spans 37 years with Carrier Corporation serving in various leadership and managerial roles in Human Resources both transport refrigeration and commercial systems divisions. John is currently Manager – Carrier Sales Engineer Development and is responsible for the acquisition and development of Carrier’s newly hired sales engineers.
John and, his wife Kathy, are the proud parents of 3 children and 2 grandchildren. They make their home in Onondaga Hill – Syracuse, NY.