Mr. Robert J. Menton



Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Robert J. Menton

About the Teacher: Robert J. Menton

  • Served in the United States Marine Corps (1983-1991) as an aviation ordnance man. Worked for two years aboard the flight deck of the USS Coral Sea (1985-1987), and deployed twice to the West Pacific Rim (1988-1991).
  • 35 continuous years working as an aviation technician and/or receiving academic training in aviation production, maintenance, safety and management.
  • Thirteen uninterrupted years of aviation technician and management experience on heavy aircraft maintenance projects within a large scale Part 145 repair station.
  • Current FAA Airframe and Power-plant license and FCC radio-telephone license with radar endorsement.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle University, with Associate degrees in both Aviation Management and Aviation Systems Technology.
  • Recipient of multiple honors and awards in both workplace and academic settings.
  • Received the NC Airport Association Scholarship Award in 2011.
  • Began teaching Aviation I & Aviation II for Winston-Salem Forsyth County Career Center High School in 2014.
  • Attended Appalachian State University from 2014 to 2016, and completed the Masters Middle and Secondary Teaching Certificate Program.
  • Holds a Professional Educators License for the State of North Carolina.