A retired Naval Aviator and current airline captain, Michael Flood is a 1987 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy where he earned his BS in Mathematics and lettered in gymnastics.
During Mike’s 20 year career as a Naval Officer he held many diverse positions, served on ships and bases around the world and achieved Aircraft Commander on four different aircraft.
After joining the airlines Mike quickly climbed the ranks to become Chief Pilot, leading and mentoring over 1,100 pilots and serving as the airline’s direct liaison to the FAA, TSA, local law enforcement and government. He was a key member of the leadership team tasked with launching a new airline. Mike is currently a Check Airman, responsible for training and mentoring pilots.
Mike is a husband and father of three boys. He is very active in the Hilton Head community as the local Cub Scout leader and as a youth ministry leader.