Assistant Professor, College of Business; Discipline Chair, Aviation Management
Department of Management
Worldwide College of Business
Worldwide campus

Office Hours

12:30 PM - 5:00 PM EST on Monday through Thursday

  • M.A.S. - Master of Aeronautical Science in Aeronautical Science, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration in Aviation, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Quality Systems Management, National Graduate School of Quality Management
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Systems Management, University of Southern California

  • Airline Transport Pilot

  • MGMT 321: Av/Aspace Sys Analysis Method

Aircraft Accident Investigation, Commercial Aviation Safety, Safety Program Management, Principles of Management, Advanced Rotorcraft Operations, Aviation System Analysis Methods, Project Management, Aeronautical Science for Management Logistics Management for Aviation, Lifecycle Analysis, Strategic Management of Technical Operations, and Organizational Behavior, Capstone, and Introduction to Aeronautical Science

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
 
2007 - 2013    Director of Academics for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
                          Elizabeth City campus, Responsible for hiring, training, and evaluating graduate
                          and  undergraduate faculty to teach aeronautical management, safety, and maintenance 
                          curriculum. Leading a diverse and talented team of faculty and teaching graduate and
                          undergraduate aviation safety and management courses.
2002 – 2007    Division Chief, Deepwater Integration Division, Instructor Pilot
                            U. S. Coast Guard Aircraft Repair and Supply Center, Elizabeth City NC
                             Supervise 10 Officers, contractors and government service employees to integrate
                             Deepwater air assets into legacy engineering and support system.  Project manager for
 $18M Coast Guard Helicopter Airborne Use of Force acquisition.
                       Rotary Wing Deepwater Integration Officer, Flight Examiner
                            Designed and executed the Common Avionics Architecture System for HH-60T
                             helicopter as Aircrew System Advisory Panel chairman, coordinated the efforts of
                             Rockwell Collins software system engineers and Coast Guard aircrew evaluators.  
1997 – 2004    Flight Examiner/ Instructor Pilot/ Safety Department Head
                        for USCG Air Station in Elizabeth City NC
                             Administered the flight and ground safety program for a 188 member Coast Guard Air
                             Station. Senior flight instructor for the HH-60J helicopter SAR mission.                     
1995 – 1997   Royal Navy Exchange Pilot Squadron Flight Safety Officer.
                        Cornwall, England on exchange from the Coast Guard with the Royal
                             Navy as a duty standing search and rescue helicopter pilot.
1988 – 1995    Search and Rescue Helicopter pilot, Safety Department Head
                        Coast Guard Air Stations Elizabeth City NC& Kodiak, Alaska HH-3F and HH-60J pilot,
                             Directed flight and ground safety program for 220 member command with 5 HC-130, 3
                             HH-65 and 4 HH-60 aircraft
1985 – 1988    Marine Corps Search and Rescue Officer-In-Charge, Flight Examiner
                        Cherry Point NC, commanded three HH-46A helicopter detachment, supervise 85
                             personnel, responsible for operation and administration of SAR for 2nd Marine Air Wing.
1983 – 1985    Station Operations and Engineering Squadron, Safety Officer
                        Cherry Point NC, direct flight and ground safety program for 200 member command
1979 -1983      Deployed Medium Marine helicopter line pilot at Kaneohe Bay HI
1977 -1979      Basic School, Flight School, Advanced Helicopter training