About Advisors

Join our Board of Advisors

Do you want to go beyond your day job, expand your network, share your experience, provide your leadership and show your support for a new & pioneering professional organization and get recognized for it?  We are actively recruiting Core Team Advisors and Advisory Council members. 


  • Contributing to the development of a profession

  • Getting new perspectives, experiences, and ideas

  • Personal satisfaction of helping to steer an organization to success

  • Extending your circle of contacts and perhaps developing new business or job opportunities

  • Discovering new potential customers, business partnerships, or opportunities for cross-promotion

  • Enhance your CV / Resume


Core Team Advisor - The anticipated duties for Core Team Advisor are:

  • Help guide the strategy of the group

  • Support the maintenance and administration of the group

  • Support community engagement efforts

  • Support marketing and recruiting efforts

Advisory Council Member - The anticipated duties for Advisory Council Member are:

  • Help guide the strategy of the group

  • Become the Point-of-Contract/Subject Matter Expert (SME) for an industry sector or technology (Example: Aerial Mapping & Surveying, Airborne ISR, Airborne Law Enforcement, Aerial Photography & Cinematography, Unmanned Systems, Helicopter Ops, EO/IR sensor, Mission Management, etc.)

  • Mentor or help others by giving career advice

  • Participate in the writing and editing of ASOG guides (Career Path, Training, etc.)

  • Support community engagement efforts

  • Support marketing and recruiting efforts

Qualifications - Ideal candidates should have:

  • Be a member of ASOG

  • A genuine passion for helping others

  • Ability to volunteer time and talents

  • Aerial works & remote-sensing experience (Manned Aircraft & Unmanned Air Vehicles)

  • Background in any of the following is ideal: commercial aerial surveying, Airborne Law Enforcement, Search & Rescue, Defense, or aircraft/avionics/sensor technology, students studying in a related field, etc.

  • Other backgrounds will be considered for the right candidate

How To Apply:

  • If you’re interested in being an Advisor, please email Patrick Ryan at pryan@aso-group.org.