Zoe is a drone competition veteran having competed in every kind of drone event-- from combat to drone racing her skills on the sticks are world renown. Having won the first AMA Sanctioned FPV race in the USA- competing internationally in Freestyle, the godmother of 3D drone flying, and a core founder of X Class Drone Racing- having competed in more events than any other pilot in the league. Now with her Part 107 she’s looking to break into the film industry- translating her vast skills and knowledge of drones into a career as a high speed videographer.
Freestyle Director - Aerial Sports League
Founder - X Class Drone Racing
Founder - Team Dysonian
Advocate - Diversity in Drones
Drone Instructor - Cabrillo College
IQ Motion Control
Past Accomplishments & Work Experience
Won the first AMA Sanctioned FPV Race
2nd Place Drone Worlds 2016 - Freestyle Competition
2015 & 2016 Drone Nationals Freestyle Pilot
Holder of over 20 trophies/title wins in Drone Sports.
Co-Developed the Twitch 109- worlds first GoPro carrying 3inch
Co-Developed the Excaliber Frame with Built Drones, fixed pitch 3D freestyle frame.
Spearheaded the BeeRotor 80amp ESC project, used by DR1 Pro Class, DRL for creating the world's fastest quad, and used extensively as firework displays in X Class Drone Racing.
Early consultant with DR1 Racing for their first drone racing projects.
Consultant and Pilot for Tattu - Helping develop and test new battery tech & designs.
Developer of the “Zoe” 2010-2400kv Brushless Motor, providing increased efficiency and power over many traditional pancake motor designs. Gram for gram still one of the best motors on the market.
Consulted with APC, Master AirScrew, RaceKraft, and GemFan on new propeller designs- having helped develop several 3D props on the market along with helping the creation of the 13x12x3 Master AirScrew prop that has taken over DR1 Pro Class and X Class Drone Racing Respectively.
Motor Tester/Consultant for IQ Motion Control, developing next generation power systems for drones- enable a new realm of flying for 3D paired increased efficiency and smoother operation.
2004-2008 - 4 years of Social Media & Marketing Experience as director of technology at a now defunct creative agency.
2009-2012 - Computer Science Major & Theater Arts Minor at Cabrillo College
2013 - Health Issues
2014-2018 - “Drone Life”