Les Holm  getting his license at 2016 Bonneville Speed Week

Les Holm is the team’s Crew Chief and Director of Operations for the North American Eagle®. He is responsible for all operations at home and on the road.  Les has the final say with everything, ensuring safety is at the forefront of everything we do.  Les is retired from Boeing as a Quality Assurance Manager.  He traveled the world  working on AOG (Aircraft on Ground) operations, flight test, and customer support.  He brings to the team not only  management experience, but a strong background in airframe and powerplant systems.

With the passing of Ed Shadle, Les moved into Director of Operations

Les Holm oversees all aspects of vehicle operations and team dynamics

Les Holm is crew chief on Shawn Driver’s Bonneville Team

Semper Fi …Marine Brothers with Lee Ermey

Les is responsible for all operations at the lakebed

Les coordinates meetings with sponsors at SEMA