Instructor Keith Hollifield has had a life-long passion for model building, electronic gadgets and aviation and is a long time member and former president of the Lexington Model Airplane Club. He has built and flown over 200 different model aircraft from those small enough for indoor flight to jet powered models capable of 200mph. Keith holds a bachelors degree from Eastern Kentucky University in Assets Protection / Risk Management, and his professional experience includes government contracting and commercial electrical construction. He put his passions to work when he opened Speeders Hobby Center in Lexington, which he operated for several years. Other interests include recording music, playing computer games with his sons, experimenting with photography and fishing. He is currently developing an aerial crop survey and mapping service using autonomous unmanned aircraft.