Brian Leventhal has spent over 21 years in public service as a law enforcement officer in North Carolina. Brian continues to serve as a State Trooper with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, where he is a helicopter pilot assigned to the Aircraft Operations Unit.
Before his transfer to Aircraft Operations, Brian was assigned to the Crash Reconstruction Unit, where he helped create the UAS program for the Highway Patrol to use unmanned aerial vehicles to map crash scenes and provide disaster and emergency response. Brian frequently participates in the UAS community as a remote pilot. He often speaks about
program implementation and development of Unmanned Aerial Systems in Government and Public Safety Agencies, using UAVs for Crash & Crime Scene Mapping, and using UAVs for Disaster Response & Emergency Planning.