Ray Altmann is the educational developer and private pilot practical lab instructor for Epic Flight Academy. After graduating from the University of Central Florida and becoming certified by the Florida Department of Education, Ray spent many years as a professional educator in both the public and private sectors. Ray oversees the Schoology learning management platform used by Epic students and staff and develops educational materials for Epic’s online and in-person classes. Ray trained and earned his Private Pilot’s License at Epic and is currently training for his instrument rating. The combination of Ray’s teaching experience and training as a student pilot has given Ray a unique insight of the challenges and achievements Epic student’s face while on the path to becoming professional pilots. He takes these experiences into consideration as he further develops Epic’s flight instruction methodology.