Our Dedicated Team

What started as an idea, became the cornerstone of what would become Rizse – a fully autonomous AI drone system, changing the future of aviation inspections.

Colby Harvey

Chief Executive Officer

Jack Medellin

Chief Operations Officer

Amol Hardikar

Chief Financial Officer

Idan Fiksel

Lead Drone Engineer

Braedon O'Meara

Principal Software Engineer

David Hurley

Principal Site Reliability Engineer

Tayler Casto

Head of Design

Gabriel Rucker

Strategic Growth Manager

Russell Fromm

Robotics Software Engineer

David Querio

The president of Ascent Aviation services, a midsized maintenance, repair, and overhaul facility for aircrafts, with several decades of aviation experience.

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Michael Hill

Served in senior engineering and product positions within the robotics and automation industry, including Sr. Manager of Advanced Technology for Amazon and led a robotics team at X, the moonshot factory, and other positions at google.

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Jim Sturgis

The current CEO of Empower Mx, a leading cloud-based software platform designed to accelerate digital adoption in the airline, MRO, and defense establishments. Jim is also a co-founder of cavok, an aviation-centric consulting firm acquired by oliver wyman.

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Brad Shelton

Principal at SeaTec, a consulting, engineering, and digital domain expertise company, specializing in the aerospace and defense sectors as well as being the former vp of corporate safety and quality at delta airlines.

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