Aerospace maintenance professional with 12 years experience in process improvement, quality assurance, and developmental test and evaluation operations. Proven leader, able to motivate teams to efficiently meet and sustain operational objectives.
Top Secret Security Clearance
01/2002 to 09/2004
Assistant Dedicated Crew ChiefUnited States Air Force – RAF Lakenheath, England
Responsible for the maintenance and servicing of F-15E aircraft valued at $57.5 million.
Inspects, troubleshoots, removes, installs, and performs functional checks of aircraft systems and installed components.
Performs launch, recovery, and quick turnaround operations.
Documents maintenance in applicable aircraft forms and enters accurate maintenance actions into data system.
09/2004 to 08/2005
Technical Order Distribution Account MonitorUnited States Air Force – RAF Lakenheath, England
Manages Technical Order (TO) file consisting of over 4,000 maintenance manuals used to perform maintenance on 28 F-15E aircraft.
Ensures sufficient quantity is on hand to meet daily mission requirements and mobility commitments.
Analyzes squadron technical data requirements and adjusts files to meet mission requirements.
Works with Technical Order Distribution Office on standardization and quality improvement efforts.
Participates in quality improvement planning and develops and implements process improvement strategies.
08/2005 to 08/2011
Mail Transportation ManagerUnited States Air Force – Narita International Airport, Japan
Leads 5 military and 7 local nationals in processing 36M lbs of mail for 91K patrons in the west pacific.
Performs daily quality checks of air carrier facilities to maintain proper mail handling and security procedures.
Manifest, secures, and routes high security registered mail and arranges manifests for payment to air carriers.
Scrutinizes US and foreign commercial air carriers to ensure effective airlift of military mail to 48 worldwide hubs.
Prepares mail transportation documents addressing discrepancies as required by DoD and U.S. Postal mail.
08/2011 to 08/2012
F-16 Dedicated Crew ChiefUnited States Air Force
Performs launch, recovery, inspection, servicing and repair of 21 highly modified F-16 test aircraft valued at $772M.
Supervises operation, inspection, troubleshooting and scheduled/unscheduled maintenance of F-110-GE-100 aircraft engines.
Coordinates aircraft repair process for time compliance technical order changes and one time inspections.
Ensures accuracy of aircraft maintenance records and updates Integrated Maintenance Data System to reflect aircraft status.
08/2012 to Current
F-35 Low Observable Craftsman United States Air Force – Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Responsible for supporting the Joint Strike Fighter Low Observable and Structural Section to test and evaluate reliability and maintainability.
Monitors and evaluates all potential mission-impacting flight test activities and advises Integrated Test Force senior leadership.
Reviews all Low Observable developmental test and evaluation, support equipment verification and ground flight test plans.
Influences pre-production design and interfaces with prime contractor, United States Marine Core, United States Navy and 8 international partners.
Associate of Science: Aerospace Maintenance Technology COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE AIR FORCE - Maxwell AFB Gunter Annex, AL
(FCC) General Radiotelephone Operator License (GROL)