Navigation Instructor, Chief of Safety, C-130 Navigator. My responsibilities include the daily management and leadership of a flight of 30 students. I also provide instructions/management of training in multi-million dollar simulators and aircraft. I am involved in the process of instruction, evaluation, and grading of student performance. As a navigation instructor, I am specialized in small team dynamics in high pace, high pressure environments.
Undergrad degree: Computer Science
Favorite class in college: Operating Systems, Statistics, Economics.
Changing majors: I did not change my major during college, but I did pursue an MBA.
Graduate degree: Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
College to career: Worked in corporate world as a database administrator and senior programmer/analyst for 6 years before deciding to join the Air Force.
Career influences: Love of flying; patriotism.