Hometown: Prescott, AZ
Hometown Airport: KPRC
Occupation: Aerospace Consultant
Education: AS Marketing
Pilot Certificates: ATP SEL,MEL,Master CFI, CFI, CFII, CFMEI
Airplanes Flying/Flown: Over 65 types J3 cub to Gulfstream III, have own a PA30B for 33 years
Education Specialty: Aerospace Consulting Business Development; CFI specialty TAA transition; Instrument Instruction & Simulation
Q & A
|What drew you to aviation? My father – he was an aviation pioneer and licensed in 1926 as a professional pilot. Continued flying as a corporate pilot until his death in 1957.
How long have you been involved in aviation education? 40 years
What’s your favorite part of what you do in aviation education? I love to present at FIRCs and other aviation events when the topic I present covers simulation
Any accomplishments in, or noteworthy contributions to aviation and/or aviation education you’d like to mention? Conceived and than generated the initial standard for Advanced Aviation Training Devices. Organized and lead the initial FAA/Industry team to do this with the finally was a member of the FAA/Industry team that generated AC61-136 being generated. Finally fielded the first FAA approved AATD.