The Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide Industry Advisory Board was created in June 2008. The primary role of the Board is to provide advice and guidance to Embry-Riddle Worldwide on course content and programs, ensuring they are relevant and meet the needs of today’s aerospace leaders and business professionals.
Due to the nature and mission of Embry-Riddle Worldwide, meetings are held at various locations around the country. Meetings have been held at Atlanta, Georgia Airport Authority; Boeing’s facility in Long Beach, Calif.; Federal Express's headquarters in Memphis, Tenn.; Lockheed-Martin’s manufacturing facility in Fort Worth, Texas; the Metropolitan Nashville (Tenn.) Airport Authority; NetJets' corporate headquarters in Columbus, Ohio; United’s headquarters in Chicago; Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada; and ERAU’s Worldwide Headquarters in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Col. James Callahan, USAF (Ret.)
James Patrick Callahan, Inc.
Senior Director, Business Development
T-X Capture Team Leader Phantom Works,
Boeing Global Services & Support
CEO and Co-Founder
Elmar Giemulla, Ph.D.
Professor of Law
Berlin Institute of Technology
Michael Heil, Ph.D.
President and CEO (Retired)
Ohio Aerospace Institute
Newport Board Group
VP Finance/Chief Financial Officer
Texas Aero Engine Services Limited (TAESL)
FedEx Aircraft Maintenance
Lt. Gen. Randall Mark Schmidt USAF (Ret.)
President & CEO
Jay B. Shelat
Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing
VP Washington Operations
UTC/Pratt & Whitney
Advisor, Aerospace and Defense
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Jennifer J. Wise