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Garry Goff - Maturing Fundamentals. Dallas, TX, US

Garry Goff Garry Goff

Captain | Maturing Fundamentals


Maturing Requires Fundamentals



What are the fundamentals of maturing? Whoever we are and whatever we do, mature decisions are the result of developing a solid fundamental personal integrity. Is your personal & professional house built on rock bed or sand?

Synopsis of Experience: Over 30 years of professional flying in multiple aircraft. Embedded in this aviation experience I have integrated a participatory style of teaching that has procured multiple public speaking events (largest attendance - 1,500+). Currently I am involved in a participatory style teaching of 20+ active couples at a local church.

Specific Experience in Public Speaking: Speaker at an International Operators Conference of NBAA in San Antonio on the subject of Threat & Error Management. Speaker at a Special Ops Medical Association conference on the dangers of fatigue. Presenter of fatigue countermeasures during a recurrent training for pilots of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement located in San Angelo. Speaker at a combined national & state law enforcement seminar in Dallas. Speaker at a Dallas SWAT annual recurrent training session. Speaker at OV-10 Bronco Association conference on the development & acquisitions of the museum.

Specific Experience in Training: Authored multiple manuals for initial & recurrent pilot training. Developed & taught interactive PowerPoint training programs ranging from 2-6 hours of instruction. Required to maintain qualifications for instruction in multiple classroom training modules & aircraft simulator. Designed & managed a flight safety maneuvering school for civilian pilots. Selected as the lead supervisor for a squadrons scheduling & training department.

Specific Experience in Teaching and Instruction: Currently in charge of curriculum design & teaching of an adult Bible class at a local church. Selected to evaluate & train classroom instructors on interactive techniques. Selected to instruct & evaluate pilots. Selected to develop & teach a Leadership Development seminar for a local public Middle School.

Pilot: Airline MD-80 Captain, 767, 757, DC-10, 727 USAF F-15, OV-10

Teacher/Instructor: Evaluator and trainer of interactive teaching techniques PowerPoint presentations classroom instructor Pilot simulator instructor Biblical principles

Public Speaker: Multiple subjects on personal responsibility

Industry Expertise (3)

Training and Development

Religious Institutions


Areas of Expertise (4)

Threat & Error Management

Fatigue Countermeasures

Christianity & Biblical Fundamentals

The Culture & Philosophy

Accomplishments (5)

Airline Captain (professional)

Currently a MD-80 Captain Previous Experience: Check Airman - aircraft & simulator First Officer - 767, 757, MD-80 Flight Engineer - DC-10, 727

Bible Fellowship Teacher (personal)

Develop interactive teaching of Biblical Fundamentals on Sunday mornings

Fighter Pilot (professional)


United States Air Force F-15C pilot operations in Far East OV-10 pilot operations in Europe & US

CAE SimuFlight Instructor (professional)


SimuFlite Part-time Instructor Evaluated and Improved the Teaching Styles of the Instructor Corps Authored multiple Training Programs: Examples are, but not limited to: CRM & TEM Classroom Instructor of multiple training programs Aircraft Simulator Instructor

Airline Captain (professional)

Currently a MD-80 Captain Previous Experience: Check Airman - aircraft & simulator First Officer - 767, 757, MD-80 Flight Engineer - DC-10, 727

Education (2)

Texas A& M University: BBA, Management 1980

Tyndale Theological Seminary & Biblical Institute: Masters of Theological Studies, Biblical Theology

Currently enrolled anticipate graduation in 2014

Affiliations (1)


Event Appearances (3)

Fatigue Countermeasures

Dallas SWAT Recurrent Training  Dallas, Texas

Opening Speaker for SOMA

Special Ops Medical Association Annual Conference  Tampa, Florida

Threat & Error Management

International Operators Conference of NBAA  San Antonio, Texas



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500 to 3000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee