Aviation Safety Expert Witness TX 508589

Expertise Description

With more than 50 years of piloting experience in various military, air-carrier and civilian aircraft, I have gained over 29,000 flight hours. My expertise includes aircraft maintenance operations; aviation accident analysis; aviation safety program development and auditing; flight instructions/evaluations (military/civilian); flight crew evaluations; flight operations standardization/quality assurance; weapons and tactics evaluation/instruction; and worldwide and domestic flights. I also have over 40 years of experience evaluating and instructing pilots. I am a retired colonel from USMCR. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as an aviation safety expert witness for over 25 years.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
M.S. Public Administration (M.P.A.) Troy State University – Pensacola FL
B.S. Aeronautical Studies/Flight Technology Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Daytona Beach FL

Licenses Certifications

Airline Transport Pilot
Commercial, Multi-Engine, Instrument: (ASMELI)
Certified Flight Instructor: (MELCFII), Remote Pilot

Awards & Affiliation

International Society of Air Safety Investigators (ISASI)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES)
National Business Aircraft Association (NBAA)
International Business Aircraft Operations (IS- BAO)
International Business Aviation Council (IBAC)

Primary Affiliation

International Society of Air Safety Investigators (ISASI)