Tim has over 20 years of experience with mechanical and structural systems ranging from helicopter engines and industrial production equipment to large public infrastructure demolition and construction. A former Marine Non-Commissioned Officer, Tim trained as a helicopter power train mechanic and plane captain, as well as being the Non-Commissioned Officer-In-Charge of the power train maintenance department.
His focus over the past 3 years has been structural inspections, from small residential facilities to larger commercial and government-sponsored projects. As a Project Manager for Servpro, he led a team of 30 people for emergency remediation projects, and most recently led inspection operations for a NYS Thruway Service Area reconstruction project. He is currently an Assistant Inspection Team Leader and primary drone mission specialist for a multi-year NYS Canal Corporation infrastructure inspection contract. Tim began working with small drones to enhance their value as tools for inspection work and has quickly evolved into a data acquisition and mission specialist. He is a certified FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot and is an operational specialist with Skydio® drone systems.