Meet Our Staff

Nick Brown

Instructor

My name is Nick Brown, and I have been teaching Aviation Electronics with KCTC since 2015.

Prior to teaching high school juniors and seniors Aviation Electronics, I served in the United States Air Force working on the avionics equipment of the Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) for over 7 years.  I spent that time traveling most of the world, and living in Okinawa Japan for the last 4 years of  my military service.

I am married with a 3 kids, Julie, Amelia, and Sam.

I enjoy watching baseball -- Go Indians! 

Industry Credentials

NCATT AET, RCS, DNS, OCS, ANS, Drone Pilot’s License

Education

  • B.A. in Secondary Education from GVSU
  • M.A. in Workforce Education and Development Leadership from WMU

 

 

Josh Miller, CTES

Josh MillerBackground prior to Teaching

I served in the US Navy for 25 1/2 years, working on helicopter, jet, and propeller aircraft. I joined the Navy to make a better future for myself and see the world. Along the way, I was privileged to work with some of the brightest, talented, and diverse people our country has, serving in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other contingency operations. I reached the highest enlisted rank of Command Master Chief, serving in several pinnacle positions while working with multiple Department of Defense and international partners worldwide. I loved it; it was an adventure of a lifetime!

Industry Credentials

FAA Airframe & Powerplant license, USDOL Aircraft Mechanic Cert., USDOL Maintenance Mechanic Cert., USDOL Career Counselor (Professional & Kindred) Cert.

Education

  • Bachelors in Aviation Maintenance (Minor in Safety) from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Associates in Organizational Management (aviation focus) from Coastline Community College