Sarah Spry, RPAS Business Manager & Flight Examiner
Sarah Spry is the RPAS Manager at the Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre and has worked in aviation education since 2011. Sarah leads the UAS training program and enjoys teaching students the fundamentals of flight and safety in Canadian airspace. She sits on the Training Committee for Unmanned Systems Canada, and has had various speaking positions, such as Ontario Science Centre and Xponential. Sarah is an advocate for Women in STEM and is working on her Private Pilots Licence.
Steven Prang, RPAS Maintenance Engineer
Steve’s main role is Aircraft Maintenance Engineer at the Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre, maintaining the fleet of more than 25 aircraft. He has been flying, designing and building remote control aircraft since 1998, which includes large gas-powered aircraft, complex turbine powered aircraft, midsize helicopters and midsize multicopters. Steve enjoys working with remote piloted aircraft systems and training new pilots on how to properly operate and maintain them.
Frederico Garcia, RPAS Instructor
Frederico Garcia has been flying for six years. He is a Class 1 Flight Instructor and teaches the RPAS ground school courses. His interest in drones started early on when they became available for public use and he gained experience with drones and fixed wing remote controlled aircraft. He's also assisted in building a racing drone with First Person View (FPV).