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Michael Cirillo - Chief Pilot
Commercial Pilot, CFI, CFII & MEI
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Michael joined the U.S. Navy after college and served as an Air Traffic Controller at an approach control, as well as onboard the aircraft carrier, U.S.S. Nimitz.  After the Navy, he was an Aircraft Dispatcher working mostly in international aviation for corporate and charter operations.  

After working with career pilots and seeing them travel the world, Michael finally decided to make his dream of flight come true, too.  He enrolled at ATP Flight School and earned all of his pilot certifications.

He now looks to pass along his knowledge of 20 years in aviation to prospective students.

When Michael is not flying, he enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 Labrador Retrievers, and loves playing golf.

Casey Foote
Commercial Pilot, CFI, CFII & MEI

From a young age Casey has loved to fly, although it took her 22 years to actually get to the control wheel. After attending college and playing volleyball at William and Mary, Casey graduated with a degree in health sciences. One discovery flight and Casey was hooked.  She began flight training with ATP shortly thereafter. Now, Casey has earned her commercial, CFI, CFII and MEI ratings and is excited to share knowledge with Grayhawk students.


Outside of flying, Casey coaches a volleyball team and enjoys spending time outdoors. 

Noah White
Commercial Pilot, CFI, CFII & MEI

Noah developed a love for aviation at a young age, growing up in West Arkansas near the 188th fighter wing and watching his father who is an Air-Evac Lifeteam flight nurse.

Noah enrolled at Henderson State University in 2019 where he graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Aviation in 2022. He earned is private pilot’s license in Hot Springs, Arkansas in January of 2022, and immediately moved to McKinney to attend ATP, and completed the program the following August. 

Noah enjoys training the next generation of pilots. When he isn’t flying, he enjoys sports, the outdoors, a good movie, and spending time with family. 

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