Passed the UAG Exam on the first day of its availability and possess a current remote pilot certificate
Trained multiple people on the use of sUAS, including numerous public safety and law enforcement agencies
Aerial Mapping/Surveying with DJI drones and Trimble ground equipment, use of Ground Control Points and Propeller Aero Points
Managed large contracts and logistics for complicated jobs including the Delaware Department of Transportation, New Jersey Transit, Delaware River and Bridge Authority, the Tennessee Department of Transportation, and the Philadelphia Naval Yard
A team leader who is always comfortable deferring to authority
Helped lead a team of 8 remote pilots in Texas after Hurricane Harvey, doing damage assessment work for multiple agencies including the Red Cross and FEMA. Coordinated airspace concerns with the FAA, Texas Air Ops, and TRACON in a very harsh environment with limited resources
A strong advocate for the industry and its growth in general. Acutely aware of the optics necessary to the public and the media to help thwart the constant negative attention on sUAS technology
- Recruited, trained, and managed 156 individuals working on the Wildfire Safety Inspection Program in 2019-2020 in California for PG&E.
- Recruited, trained, and managed 44 individuals working on the DIAR program in 2020 for San Diego Gas & Electric.
- Managed a team of 50+ drone pilots across the nation while collecting data on more than 8,000 cell towers for the DISH 5G Build Out project in 2021.