College of Aviation Industry Advisory Board

College of Aviation Industry Advisory Board at Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach.

The Industry Advisory Board is a valuable resource for the College of Aviation, providing strategic planning and program development insights and unique industry perspectives to the Dean.  At their meetings, members of the board regularly interact with both the students and faculty through formal briefings and social gatherings.  Board members serve as ambassadors for the College externally and are integral to forging alliances between the College and business. 

Industry Advisory Board Chair, Mr. John Frasca

Industry Advisory Board Vice Chair, Capt. Craig Bentley

Board Members

Mr. Kris Bauer
Retired Senior Vice President, Technical Operations, United Airlines

Capt. Craig Bentley
Line Pilot and Check Airman, Cape Air/Nantucket Airlines

Ms. Kelly Billon
Deputy Director for Blue Origin's Orbital Launch Site

Dr. Peggy Chabrian
Founder of Women in Aviation, International

Mr. Jim Dowd
President, CEO, Strategea Group, Inc.

Mr. Peter F. Dumont
President and CEO of the Air Traffic Control Association

Mr. Ed Franco
CEO, Turin Aviation Group

Mr. John Frasca
President, Frasca International

Ms. Kate Fraser
Director, Safety Assurance, NetJets

Capt. Darrin Greubel
Manager of Line Operations, ExpressJet Airlines

Mr. Joe Houghton
Vice President, Training & Flight Operations Support, Airbus Americas

Mr. Joe Landon
Vice President, Advanced Programs Development Lockheed Martin Commercial Civil Space

Capt. Karsten Liljegren
Chief Pilot, Operations & Compliance/Boeing Test and Evaluation at Boeing

Mr. Bob Maxson
Director at NOAA Aviation Weather Center

Mr. Michael McCauley
President, Journey Aviation

Capt. Jim Miner
E190 Captain/APD JetBlue Airways

Mr. Andy Nureddin
Vice President Customer Support and Training, Bombardier Aerospace

Capt. Lacey Pittman
Air Safety & Operations, Amazon Air, Amazon

Mrs. Katherine Rice
Kennedy Space Center Weather Officer

Mr. Mitchell L. Serber
Chief of Safety, Executive Flight Operations, Boeing Company

Capt. James J. Sterioff
Pilot at Delta Air Lines

Emeritus Member

Contact Us

Daytona Beach Campus
1 Aerospace Boulevard
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114