Ian started his flying career in 2015 learning to fly at Independence Aviation while simultaneously working as a Ground Support Representative. Throughout the years, Ian has worn many hats at IA including Ground Operations Supervisor and Chief Flight Instructor.
Ian has since returned to full time flight instruction splitting his time between Denver and Knoxville. While in Knoxville, Ian teaches the Vision Jet SF-50 initial type training and recurrent courses at Cirrus Aircraft. He received his Platinum CSIP designation in December of 2023.