NEW YORK (July 22, 2014) – FlightSafety International announces that Jeremy Pisell has been promoted to Manager of its Learning Center in Houston, Texas. He succeeds David Glass who was recently named Manager of FlightSafety’s Learning Center in St. Louis, Missouri.
“We congratulate Jeremy on this well-deserved promotion,” said Daniel MacLellan, Vice President, Operations. “His leadership abilities, experience, and commitment to excellence will be greatly appreciated by all who train and work at the Houston Center.”
Jeremy joined FlightSafety in 2006 at the Dallas Learning Center. He has served as an instructor, Program Manager, Assistant Director of Training, and Director of Training. He was most recently Assistant Manager of FlightSafety’s Learning Center in Tucson, Arizona.
He began his career in aviation working at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University as a flight specialist and then as a flight instructor for Airline Transportation Professionals. Jeremy was with Delta Air Lines for nine years just prior to joining FlightSafety. He served as an associate customer service agent, instructor and course developer for Human Factors and Indoctrination training, and as a flight training procedures instructor on the Boeing 737.
Jeremy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Science with a minor in Aviation Safety from Embry- Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The Houston Learning Center offers training for aircraft manufactured by ATR, Bombardier, Embraer, Hawker, and Saab. It is equipped with FlightSafety built simulators for the ATR 42, ATR 72, ATR 42/72-500, Bombardier Challenger 601-3A, Embraer ERJ 145, Hawker 800XP, and Saab 340. He holds Airline Transport Pilot, Commercial Pilot, and Aircraft Dispatcher certificates. Jeremy is also a Certified Flight Instructor, Instrument Ground Instructor, and Training Center Evaluator. He has type ratings for the Boeing 737, Gulfstream III, and Falcon 2000 EASy aircraft.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than a million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, and the United Kingdom.