Our Team

At JM5 LLC, we know how mission critical it is to have a well maintained aircraft. Our team is dedicated to providing streamlined solutions for the rotary wing mechanic.  Putting the right tool in the hands of those who need it the most, the aircraft mechanic, is our number one priority.  Our Team is comprised of experts in the aviation industry and are focused on delivering the best customer experience possible.

Meredith Godwin

JM5 LLC Owner

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Meredith founded JM5 LLC in June of 2018.  As a woman owned small business, JM5 has been built around quality products and 

serving the needs of our

customers.  Meredith has served in the local community of our small town by volunteering her time to serve on numerous 

boards and community projects that have made a tremendous impact on the community.  Selfless service and sacrifice for others is in her blood and a part of her everyday life.  With her as the driving force of this company, the future looks bright for JM5 LLC.

Ray Whaley

Director of Marketing and Sales


We’re proud to announce that Ray Whaley has joined the JM5 team as Director of Marketing and Sales. Ray has served in many roles thru his career including Business Development Manager at Capewell Aerial Systems, a leader in the manufacturing industry for Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE).  He retired in 2016 after twenty-seven years with the Florida Army National Guard. As an Army Aviator, he was rated to fly AH-64’s, UH-60’s and OH-58’s.  He also served for fifteen years as a Flight Operations Specialist/ALSE Officer. Needless to say, Ray has a deep knowledge of military aviation, tactical gear, training and logistics. He offers special expertise in the selection and maintenance of safety equipment and GSE for helicopter aircrews and mechanics. You’ll find Ray to be personable and easy to work with—and we’re gratified to add him to our team.