Jerry Foy joined the Michigan National Guard in 1970, and in 1975 became an Aircraft Maintenance Technician for the Army Aviation Support Facility. Jerry spent an entire career working on military aircraft as a mechanic, quality control inspector, as well as a hazardous materials coordinator. He retired in 2006, as an aviation maintenance unit First Sergeant, and then worked at Barnes Aerospace. He is certificated by the FAA as an Aircraft Maintenance Technician and now serves as a Laboratory Assistant in the Lansing Community College Aviation Technology Program. One of Jerry’s favorite pastimes is restoring old cars.