Mark Pickett

MYHS Lead Teacher

Mr. Mark Pickett, M.S., joined the MYHS staff last fall to help fill in teaching Math, Science and History while one of the other teachers was out on leave. He continued teaching Pre-Calculus through the end of last semester and has continued with Pre-Calculus and added Geometry and Woodworking this semester. Mr. Mark retired a year ago after working for 40 years as an Aeronautical Engineer doing wind tunnel and flight testing at NASA and Honeywell. He has a B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering from Embry-Riddle AU and an M.S in Industrial Engineering from Cleveland State University. He also has an associate degree in Aviation Technology from the University of Illinois CU where he received his Private Pilot and Aviation Mechanics certificates from the FAA. Mr. Mark is a member of Phoenix Flyers and has taken all of his students flying in the club C-182. In his spare time Mr. Mark likes to sail and scuba dive with his son and has been an avid backpacker since the 70’s. He has built his own airplane and is currently restoring a 1974 BMW R75/6 motorcycle.