DEVELOPMENT TEAM

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From visionary design to zoning and site selection, our team will help you navigate the unique dynamics of constructing your custom hangar-home. Clients are personally connected with the right resources at every phase of the project.

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JOSEPH A. WORTMAN-

An avid aviator, Joe was exposed to General Aviation at an early age and began his flying lessons in 1985.  Presently, Joe holds an Instructor’s Certificate and operates a Pilatus PC12-NG for his business and related travel needs.

 

With a shared vision for the airpark project, Joe worked closely with Dr. Paul Sullivan & his family since the mid-1990’s.  The promise of a vibrant aviation community combined with the beautiful location in Harbor Springs, MI is truly one of a kind.  In recent years, Joe and his team have taken on the role of Airpark Developer and remain committed to Dr. Sullivan’s vision of making this development a first-class airpark and much sought-after community.

 

When not enjoying the airpark community with his wife and children, Joe maintains an active schedule as a Business Executive and Entrepreneur.

CONSTRUCTION  PARTNERS
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TMG CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION-

TMG was founded in 1992 by Tanya and Joe Matthews. Tanya Matthews, President of TMG, has been recognized by Engineering News Record magazine as a leading expert in the field of design-build construction. Joe Matthews, Vice President of Operations and Principal, has constructed thousands of projects and won numerous quality and performance awards.

TMG is privileged to perform hundreds of construction projects annually for a variety of clients, including large institutional clients such as major airlines and retailers; Federal government agencies such as the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Aviation Administration and others; local government clients; and for quasi-public agencies, such as the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA).

 

Aviation enthusiasts and pilots themselves, Joe and Tanya Matthews understand the unique needs and features of aircraft home construction, as well as the benefits of building and living in beautiful Northern Michigan.

To learn more visit: www.tmgworld.net

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MEAGHAN E. JACKLITCH - RIVER WEST DESIGN

A graduate of Kendall College of Art & Design, Meaghan has an extensive background in the northern Michigan design build community. Her portfolio includes both commercial and residential projects of varying scale with extensive knowledge and experience in designing custom aviation homes. 

 

With an eye for detail and creative approach to interiors she is able to provide clients with finished spaces as unique as the homeowners themselves. Learn More

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Harbor View Custom Builders-

Located in the heart of Little Traverse Bay, Harbor View Custom Builders has a reputation for providing a wide range of custom building services with an unmatched level of expertise and quality. From large, lakefront, custom-built homes filled with exceptional mill work to respectful historic home renovations, and from kitchen remodels to custom-built carriage houses and guest houses, each project is thoughtfully and carefully executed. Learn More

SHORELINE ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN-

A full service architectural design firm, does more than design a building - we turn dreams into reality. Our creative and personal problem-solving approach to each project insures that the clients’ budget, schedule, and goals are successfully achieved.  Our design process invites client participation and teamwork. Indeed, the best projects arise from a spirited collaboration on the project. Learn More

SUPPORTING  PARTNERS
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APOGEE AIR-

Michigan's premier aircraft management provider offering pilot services, executive pilot training, ownership coaching and lease management services. Authorized Cirrus Training Center and partner serving the Midwest Region. With an Impressive fleet of aircraft under management Apogee Air is a trusted resource for pilots, owners and those in need of air transport solutions to Northern Michigan and throughout North America.  

To learn more visit: www.flyapogee.com

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KARLA S. WORTMAN-

A native of Brazil, Karla first visited Harbor Springs in 2001 and has grown fond of the area and its many family friendly attractions.  Karla shares in the dream and the vision of Dr. Sullivan and has been a steadfast supporter of the project and an important contributor to its look, style and success.

 

A mother of 4, Karla also holds a Law Degree from Wayne State University and is a Partner in the Chicago based Markoff Law Firm, LLC.