Skydiving Expert 357626 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the skydiving industry with expertise as a parachutist and Instructor Examiner. I participate as an evaluator at Accelerated Freefall (AFF) Training Camps, Certification Courses, as well as Skydiving Operations and Skydiving Accidents. I am rated to perform Tandem instruction using both the Relative Workshop and Strong Enterprises gear. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: skydiving accident involving a skydiving center; improper manner in which an aircraft was being operated during the course of a jump; investigation of equipment after a skydiving injury; investigation of injury of bystander during tandem demo jump.


B.S.Fairleigh Dickinson University
M.S.Analytical ChemistryUniversity of Houston

Licenses Certifications

USPA Expert / Master Skydiver
Instructor Examiner in all four disciplines
FAA Airplane
Single and Multi-Engine Land
Instrument Privileges
FAA Senior Rigger Certificate
Chest and Back

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

Federal Aviation Administration

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases