Larry Forney, our Southeast Texas Wing Leader, is an active Volunteer Command Pilot that began flying missions in September of 2015. Larry initiated his recreational flying career with paper maps and taildraggers, later earned his instrument rating, and now owns a Cirrus SR22T based out of Sugar Land (KSGR). Larry stated, "Angel Flight missions have taken my flight experiences to a new level by providing a meaningful and logistical purpose to flying. The missions support a genuine need and there is no better way to maintain proficiency."
In Larry’s professional life, he serves as Chief Executive Officer of Grit Oil & Gas, LLC, an independent producing company. Previous responsibilities include executive positions at both public and private energy companies with operations onshore and offshore the Lower 48. Larry is a fourth-generation Houstonian, graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Petroleum Engineering and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. Larry and his wife Cindy live in Missouri City, Texas and have two daughters–Margot and Virginia.
Contact Larry using the form below if you are interested in learning more about becoming a volunteer pilot!
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