Michael "Doc" Dwyer is President of Guardian Jet. In this role, he oversees the company’s aircraft acquisitions, aircraft sales and consulting teams. What’s more, Doc is responsible for promoting and growing Guardian Jet’s increasingly dynamic brand around the globe. As a member of the senior leadership team, Doc helps set the strategic direction for the company, both for the short- and long-term.
Doc knows business aviation, inside and out. As a skilled pilot, he brings his vast knowledge of the industry to bear with Guardian Jet’s clients. He has more than 1,000 flight hours under his belt, and he holds both a CFI and CFII rating, as well as a Multi-Engine Commercial rating.
His history with the company is impressive. Doc joined Guardian Jet In 2009, in a job that amassed and provided data for the company’s consulting offerings, such as fleet planning. Doc grew in this role until he eventually became head of the company’s consulting efforts. In 2013, he was named Vice President of Sales, responsible for the aircraft acquisitions and sales teams. Then, in 2020, he was named President.
Prior to his long tenure at Guardian Jet, Doc served as a flight instructor for Monarch Air in Addison, Texas.
Doc earned a degree in Economics from the University of Colorado, in Boulder. He serves on the Board of Directors for the International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA), and is also Chairman of the IADA Foundation, which administers the organization's Business Aviation Scholarship Program. Doc is also a member of the National Business Aviation Association and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. In 2019, he earned his aircraft broker certification from IADA.