College of Aviation Industry Advisory Board

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

Mr. John Bendoraitis
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Spirit Airlines

Capt. Craig Bentley
Vice President of Flight Operations, Amerijet International Airlines

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

Andrew Broom
Sr. Vice President, Strategy, Marketing, Innovtion, NBAA

Dr. Peggy Chabrian
Founder of Women in Aviation, International

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

Mr. Peter F. Dumont
Former 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

Joe Houghton
President, Flawless Execution

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

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
Vice President of Global Aviation Safety Initiatives, The Boeing Company

Mrs. Katherine Rice
Kennedy Space Center Weather Officer

Yvette Rose
Senior Vice President, Cargo Airline Association

Jim Segrave
Entrepreneur, LGM Enterprise, LLC & FlyExclusive, LLC

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

Capt. James J. Sterioff
Pilot at Delta Air Lines

Emeritus Member

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