Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Alan is the lead instructor for Drone Pilot Ground School. He’s an FAA-certified drone pilot and logs flight hours on a wide variety of models. He is also the CEO and Founder of UAV Coach, a leading UAS industry news and education company that he started in 2014 to help new drone pilots break into the UAS industry with a focus on education, safety and commercial opportunity.
Earlier in his career, he ran a boutique marketing agency in New York City, built HubSpot’s customer certification program, and amassed colorful travel stories from 50+ countries as a cost-of-living research analyst. Alan has a BA from Washington University in St. Louis. When not working, he’s planning his next outdoor adventure and playing with his dog Bleecker.