John Parezo, Pilot
John Parezo has been flying hot air balloons for nearly 16 years. He holds a Commercial Lighter-than-Air Pilot Certificate from the FAA and is certified to provide balloon flights and offer flight instruction in hot air balloons. Parezo is an active member of the Balloon Federation of America and the Professional Ride Operators. He is also a FAA Safety Team representative for ballooning in South Dakota.