ANDY PUHALA

Andy Puhala joined the Combined Arms Board of Directors in May 2017 and currently serves on the Finance Committee. Andy is the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Era Group Inc., one of the largest helicopter operators in the world and the longest serving helicopter transport operator in the U.S. Prior to joining Era Group, Andy held CFO positions in both public and private enterprises in the energy industry and spent 15 years with Baker Hughes in a variety of finance roles in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. Andy received a BBA and MPA from the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to Combined Arms, Andy is currently an Assistant Scoutmaster with the Boy Scouts of America. Andy and his wife, Irene, currently reside in Houston with their two children, Sam (13) and Kate (11).