About Our Team
EPIC Imaging Consultants (Environmental-Petro Chemical-Industrial-Construction Imaging Consultants) is an aerial inspection company specializing in real time thermal imaging captured from a UAV to identify abnormalities across a broad range of industries. Aerial Thermal Imaging (ATI) is an emerging market with many opportunities. Our management team is well-suited to meed the new regulations for commercial UAV use.
Chris Kimball, president
Bedford, Indiana native, Chris Kimball, has been flying most of his life. He started flight lessons at age 15, soloed on his 16th birthday, and on his 17th birthday, received his private pilot certificate. Soon after turning 19, Chris earned his airframe and power plant mechanics license. The young man’s specialty? Antique aircraft restoration and repair.
Currently, Chris is a multi-engine, Instrument rated, commercial pilot. He’s experienced in over 31 types of aircraft, from classic single engine piston to corporate turboprops, and light jets. His most recent certification: single pilot type rated in the Citation 525 series light jets. In addition, Chris is an FLIR certified thermographer, and FAA Part 107 certified UAV pilot.
Chris’ career includes 12 years in mining, industrial, and power generation operations. In the last five years, he has served as COO of a successful
multi-state conveyor service company.
Chris enjoys time with his wife and two children. His hobbies include flying (of course), boating, travel, and brewing beer at home.
Jordan Russell, member
Jeff Russell, member