CoFounder/CEO, Pentagon Performance, Inc.
Colonel (Ret) Anthony La Sure is the cofounder and CEO of Pentagon Performance, Incorporated. Over 25 years of aviation experience in both the United States Air Force and in commercial airline industry has prepared him to lead PPI into the future. Mr. La Sure has over 11,500 hours of flight time in a variety of aircraft including the Northrop T-38, Lockheed F-16, Boeing 727, Boeing 757, Boeing 767, Boeing 777, Airbus 319, and Airbus 321. As the Senior Military Representative the US Federal Aviation Administration Colonel (Ret) La Sure qualified and gained experience on several Unmanned Aircraft Systems including the Boeing Scan Eagle, Textron Shadow, and General Atomic MQ-9 Ikhana as part of the NASA Research Pilot Program. As a founding member of the Mid Atlantic Aviation Partnership UAS Test Site and a member of FAA UAS Center of Excellence PPI is an active participant in the integration of UAS into the National Airspace System. Colonel (Ret) La Sure has served in a variety of leadership positions throughout his career including Instructor, Evaluator, Inspector General, Fighter Wing Maintenance Group Commander, Vice Wing Commander, and Test Site Range Safety Officer.