Mr Pitts is currently CEO of Pitts and Associates and since 2016, he has been an Adjunct Professor for the Entrepreneurship Program at Grand Canyon University. He was formerly CEO of Frontier Applied Sciences, an Arizona-based startup for a clean-fuels from coal technology.
From 2008 to 2012, he served as Chief Industrial Officer for AREVA and was President of Parsons Latin America, Vice President of Bechtel Group, Executive Vice President of Molten Metal Technology, project manager with Asarco, Inc./Mt. Isa Mines Ltd., and a research engineer with Hazen Research.
He holds an Engineering degree in chemical and metallurgical engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and an MBA from Golden Gate University.