A meeting of the Worldwide Industry Advisory Board

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Worldwide Industry Advisory Board serves to provide advice and guidance on course content and programs, ensuring they are relevant and meeting the needs of today’s aerospace leaders and business professionals.

Meetings are held at various locations around the country such as: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN; Wings/LEAD Building Southwest Airlines, Dallas, TX; the Atlanta Airport Authority; Boeing’s facility in Long Beach, Calif.; Federal Express 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.

Advisory Board Members

Anna Reyes Agnew
CFO Strategic Results, LLC

Jon L. Beatty
President and CEO
Chief Advisory Group

Tom Conard III
Vice President
Global Sales and Marketing
Missile & Weapon Systems,
Boeing Defense, Space & Security

Vince Crisler
Co-Founder and CEO
Dark Cubed

Glenn Gonzales
Co-Founder and CEO
Jet It I

Michael Heil, Ph.D.

President and CEO (Retired)
Ohio Aerospace Institute

Cliff Ingari
STS Federal

Suku Kurien
Program Director - Lockheed Martin Account
GKN Aerospace

Scott Ogden
Vice President
FedEx Aircraft Maintenance

Lt. Gen. Randall Mark Schmidt USAF (Ret.)
President & CEO
PointBlank, LLC

Jay B. Shelat
Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing
SmartKargo/QuantumID Technology

Paul Soporowski
B737 Captain/Line Check Airman
United Airlines

Tony Velocci
Editor Emeritus
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Maj. Gen. Tommy J. Williams
USAF (Ret.)
Pursuit Consulting, LLC

Jennifer J. Wise
Southwest Airlines


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