Team Bios

LEROY ADAY
LeRoy D. Aday President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder, BA in Military Science, FAA rated UAS pilot and A & P mechanic, SEC experienced. Member of the Board of CAG since April 2009. Language: English
MIKE PETRICKA
Mike Petricka Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) BA in Police Science, FAA rated pilot, UAS Pilot Instructor, Factory Demonstration Team.  Board Member. Language: English
Jerry Jones
Jerry Jones Vice President and Chief Technical Officer (CTO) BA, Masters of Aerospace Engineering, Solidworks designer head of Challenger Dragon Works, Factory Demonstration Team. Language: English/French
Irina Vdovichenco  Vice President, Business Manager, Director of company training and customer support, BS in Language and advanced background in accounting. Language: English/Russian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DAMIR FATKULLIN
Damir Fatkullian
Director of  Eastern European sales, support and customer deliveries, BS in Radiophysics and Electronics Engineering, Factory Demonstration Team. Language: English/Russian/Tatar
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Nelius Van  As
Senior Designer (Dragon Works), Educated Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa. Experienced in Prototyping and manufacturing CAD Design. Factory Demonstration Team.Language: Afrikaans/English
Mike Collins
Vice President of Global Training and Support. Head of Flight Test Operations and Chief Test Pilot, BS Aviation Management, FAA rated pilot and mechanic/IA, Test Pilot, Instructor, Factory Demonstration Team. Language: English/Tagalog
CHRIS DICKERSON
Chris Dickerson Director of Manufacturing BS in Aviation Maintenance, FAA rated mechanic and drone pilot, Factory Demonstration Team. Language: English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stephen Y. Cho
Vice President, Partner of Asian Business Development, Director of Asian Contracts and customer relations. Asian trade show manager. Language: Korean/English
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Edward Vigil
Vice President and (CFO) Chief Financial Officer, Studied Economics and Accounting at UCLA. Company finance operations and investor relations. Language: English/Spanish
bob-boardman
Bob boardman
Manufacturing foreman, 17 years of FAA PMA manufacturing and manufacturing operations experience.   language: shop talk
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Clayton Lamb
Vice President and (CSO) Chief Strategy Officer, Head of Group Strategy and Global business development, Studied business at the University of Mississippi. 25 years of professional business development experience. Language: English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tai Hsu
Tai Hsu                          Board of advisers, a multidisciplinary scientist/professor. Expertise: algorithm, artificial intelligence, supercomputing, data mining, and biology/chemistry/physics. Employment: various Fortune 500 companies in Silicon Valley. Ph.D., MS, and BA in CS, from 3 US universities. Language: English/Mandarin
Shimon Cohan
Shimon Cohen  Board of advisers, a serial entrepreneur, founded Zicon, LLC, where he held the position of VP of Business Development responsible for the company’s business development and major suppliers contract negotiations. The company’s revenues were more than $36M over 5 years. He brings years of International Outsourcing and Financing experience. Language: English/Hebrew/Romanian
selcuk ozmumcu
Selcuk Ozmumcu Senior Designer (Dragon Works), Educated Yeditepe University, MBA Marketing & Management and BA Fine Arts, Istanbul University BA Engineering. Experienced in Prototyping and manufacturing CAD Design. Language: English/Turkish/Dutch