Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Lyons Township High School District 204, Illinois

Campus Locations

  • Lyons Township High School, North Campus - LaGrange, IL
  • Lyons Township High School, South Campus - Western Springs, IL

Dave Root, Adjunct Instructor


Dave Root is an Aeronautics instructor at Lyons Township High School. He received his BAS from the University of North Dakota majoring in Commercial Aviation and completed a graduate program at Eastern Illinois University focusing on Technology Education. Dave's hobbies include sailing, skydiving, SCUBA diving and flying.

ASEL/AMEL Commercial Pilot
Licensed skydiver
FAA Safety Team Regional Representative