Alan Perlman is your principal course instructor at Drone Pilot Ground School. He's an FAA-certified drone pilot and logs flight hours on a wide variety of models and reports on drone regulations, new technology, and other industry developments at UAV Coach, which he founded back in 2014 to help new drone pilots break into the sUAS industry. When he's not behind the computer or outside flying, he's likely playing with his dog Bleeker.
Alan is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. Earlier in his professional career, he ran a boutique marketing agency, built a customer certification program for a publicly-traded marketing software company and traveled to 50+ countries as a cost-of-living research analyst.