We are an independent, nonprofit professional association connecting drone professionals in government, public safety, university, and commercial organizations. We provide education, mentorship, training, and community to drone operators and those interested in the business of drones. Our regional focus is Cleveland and northern Ohio.
Board of Directors
- Patricia Austin, Curious About Flying
- Jason Damman, V1 Drone Media
- Drew Ferguson, PHASTAR
- Chad Hankins (Executive Director), Tamarack Aerial Services
- Bobby Oliver, Lakeland Community College
- Christopher Pugh (Board Vice President), Tamarack Aerial Services
- Mike Schaler, (Board Secretary) Akron Drone Services
- Diane Sadowski, First Fuel Cells
- Corey Snipes (Board President), Twomile Heavy Industries
- Tom Taconet (Board Treasurer), Avon UAS
- Howard Thompson, Greater Cleveland Partnership
Our programs and events are made possible by our four key committees.