Expertise DescriptionI have more than 40 years experience in the field of Aviation with expertise encompassing Military, Corporate, Commercial, and Airline and Government operations. I have experience with management of helicopter and airplane operations, airport and heliport master planning and design, certification and construction, accident prevention, investigation and expert witness services have been performed for a large variety of organizations. My Aviation qualifications include over 10,000 flying hours in both rotary and fixed-wing with multi-engine and turbine engine aircraft ratings. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes testimony and litigation consulting services on general aviation and airline matters relating to safety, operational concerns, planning, and accident prevention and investigations.
My consulting experience includes extensive participation as an industry representative and contracted consultant in many statewide aviation and helicopter system plans.
My professional experience includes over 10,000 flying hours in both rotary and fixed-wing with multi-engine and turbine engine aircraft ratings. Those ratings are: Airline Transport Pilot (both rotary and fixed-wing); BH206 SK76; Flight Instructor in Airplanes, Helicopters and Instruments; and FAA Part 135 Chief Pilot and Instructor Pilot.
|BA||Liberal Arts||United States Armed Forces Institute|
|BA||Liberal Arts||Savannah State College|
|BS||Management||Union County College|
|BS||Management||Rider Business College|
|Airline Transport Pilot (both rotary and fixed-wing)|
|Flight Instructor in Airplanes|
|Helicopters and Instruments|
|Chief Pilot and Instructor Pilot|
Awards & Affiliation
|Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association|
|Air Traffic Control Assn.|
|American Helicopter Society|
|Aviation/Space Writers Assn.|
|Eastern Region Helicopter Council|
Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases