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
Boeing Business Development Training Systems and Government Services,
Boeing Global Services & Support
Elmar Giemulla, Ph.D.
Professor of Law
Berlin Institute of Technology
Michael Heil, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Ohio Aerospace Institute
Newport Board Group
Division President & Chief Strategy Officer
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
Flight Manager, Newark
Advisor, Aerospace and Defense
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Jennifer J. Wise