That time I joined a slumber party with a few hundred people

As a continuance from the previous post, I was in Chicago for the NBAA’s LRGC Roundtable conference. At the conclusion of the event, the trek to O’Hare began, in traffic of course. After about an hour long ride, we were there. I arrived at about 5:30 for an 8:20 PM departure, and almost as a […]

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NBAA – Regional Leadership Roundtable Event 2017

For the third year in a row, I got to participate in the NBAA’s Local and Regional Group Committee Leadership Roundtable event. This year was different, though, as I am now on the LRGC Committee; I was appointed earlier in 2017. This year’s event was held in Chicago, a great city that I’ve been fortunate […]

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MBAA’s 2017 Winter Fest – ‘Cabin Fever’

This past Friday night, the Minnesota Business Aviation Association held its annual Winter Fest event at the Hyatt Regency in Bloomington. We wore our favorite flannels and celebrated the new year with our business aviation colleagues – we had a beautiful dinner, played yard games, took ridiculous photos in the photo booth, and did the […]

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Girls in Aviation Day 2016

September 24th, 2016          I had the opportunity for the second year in a row to help with Women in Aviation International’s Girls in Aviation Day with the local chapter, Stars of the North. We had over 1,500 attendees registered with at least a few hundred signed up for EAA Young Eagles plane […]

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It has been an extremely busy year! Picking up with the the Air Expo at KFCM, the annual EAA show in August at KOSH, and my being offered the Chair position of the Communications Committee with the Minnesota Business Aviation Association, things here in Minnesota have been great! As chair of the Communications Committee, I am […]

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NBAA – Regional Leadership Roundtable, May 14th, 2015, Bloomington, MN

Last year, I joined the Minnesota Business Aviation Association’s (MBAA) Communications Committee, as a means to participate more within the organization which furthers the industry I’ve come to love so much. The MBAA group does a lot for advocacy within the state, such as ensuring Legislatures at all levels within Minnesota are thinking with General […]

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Bob Gilruth Tribute Celebration, April 23rd, 2015, with AirSpace Minnesota

Bob Gilruth, the man credited for consulting President Kennedy into taking the US to the moon, was inducted into the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame earlier this year. Born in Minnesota, Bob graduated from high school and college in the Land of 10,000 lakes, before leading the Manned Space Programs. He oversaw 25 manned spaceflights, […]

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