Vice President/Manufacturing Operations
Luke joined the Scaled team in 2009 as a Manufacturing Engineer, and progressed swiftly to project and program management. Luke’s focus on manufacturing efficiency, team development, and building cohesive internal and external relationships has driven results towards successful contract deliveries ahead of schedule and under budget.
Prior to joining Scaled, Luke worked as an aircraft systems-integration engineer for BAE Systems, and an air-to-air weapons test engineer and officer in the United States Air Force. Luke's experience includes the modifying, testing, or operating of MH-60 Black Hawks, MH/CH-47 Chinooks, AH-64 Apache gunships, C-12 and MC-12 Huron fixed wing variants, QF-4 Drones, a variety of sailplanes, and various GA and experimental aircraft.
Luke holds a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Norwich University and a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from the United States Air Force Academy. He is a private pilot, and has experience both piloting and instructing sailplanes for the U.S. Air Force.