How does your military experience affect your current role?
Since I work with a military customer, my background helps me understand how they operate and the challenges they face. This allows us to work cohesively to accomplish their missions.
Which military skills have proven most valuable for your career?
Leadership (how to lead AND follow), teamwork, and communication skills have been essential for my role.
What tip would give those seeking employment at Martin UAV?
Seek technical positions of increased responsibility in a aviation if possible (UAV operator or mechanic, aircraft mechanic or avionics tech…). Many colleges are offering degrees and certifications in unmanned aviation while giving credit for military experience. Knowledge and certification in general aviation is always a plus.