NBAA Announces Recipients of 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships

Contact: Dan Hubbard, 202-783-9360,

Long Beach, CA, June 14, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the 34 recipients of the 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships. These individuals will be recognized during NBAA’s Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Conference, held from June 13 -15 in Long Beach, CA.

The NBAA Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarship program was established by NBAA and its Flight Attendants Committee to assist business aviation flight attendants/flight technicians in their role as a crew member aboard business aircraft. Each year, member companies generously donate monetary and training awards for the scholarship, and recipients are selected by the committee.

The names of the 2017 donor companies and their award recipients are as follows:

  • Air Culinaire Worldwide – Michele Van Der Linde, Kelsey Williams
  • AirCare Access Assistance – Cory Morton
  • AirCare Crews LLC – Beth Walker
  • AirCare FACTS Training – Tricia Scott, Ruth Detwiler
  • Air Crew Academy – Michael Lilly, Nick Peck, Adrienne Dyner, Christine Consolino, Lisa Butler
  • Clay Lacy Aviation – Karalee Mulder
  • CornerStone Strategies – Diana Mosier
  • Corporate Flight Attendant Training by Susan Friedenberg – Natazha Feliciano
  • The Corporate School of Etiquette – Richard LaMotte, Tonya Buchanan
  • The Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia – Reese Williams
  • Flight Crews Unlimited Inc. – Kathryn Guthrie
  • FlightSafety International (general emergency training) – Bridget Stoll
  • FlightSafety International (initial cabin attendant) – Greg Schon
  • FlightSafety International (culinary arts) – Maresa Miessler
  • GA Food Safety Professionals – Anthony Owens, Jessica Haney
  • Gulfstream International – Kimberly Barnard, Cheryl Krumenacker
  • JC Penney Aviation – Michael Lynch
  • MedAire, Inc. – Mikesha Crouch, Tanya Hayes, Brian Bash, Britt Marie Crikshank
  • Proserv Aviation – Barbara Desmarais
  • Universal Weather and Aviation – Julie Kozma
  • Anonymous donor – Juan Gonzalez
  • Anonymous donor – Nichole Walla

NBAA offers a number of other scholarships and programs to promote professional development and business aviation careers. Learn more at the NBAA Scholarships page.

Learn more about the 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Conference.