Networking Night Leaders

This page is intended for students attending one or more of the Aviation Networking Nights to know which professionals will be in attendance. Providing this information allows you to conduct a little research on the individuals, particularly their career paths and current employment. Great resources include LinkedIn and Google.

Reno - Tuesday, May 14

Nikki Antone - Owner, Designing Destinies
Jill Atkinson - HR Specialist, Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Dan Bartholomew - Vice President Planning, Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Mike Beckhoff - Airport Project Engineer, Armstrong Consultants
Chris Boline - Lead Generation Specialist, The Applied Companies
Tony Grady - Retired Pilot, FedEx
Kathy Harnack - Director of Event Services, Reno Air Races
Larry Harvey - Vice President of Human Resources, Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Andi Kilgore - Chief of Staff, Flirtey
Cesar Minera - Risk Manager, Country Financial
Leah Ochs - Manufacturing Engineer, Click Bond
JS Parker - Managing Director, Sustainable Energy Consultants
Larri Picker - Human Resources Director, Reno Air Races
Joe Rajacic - Founder, ALEX and Former Pilot, United Airlines
Philip Rhodes - Senior Operations Manager, Dassault Aircraft Services
Taylor Russo - Director of Member Engagement, Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce
Dean Schultz - Chief Operation Officer, Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Vince Solis - President, Western Nevada College
Lacey Szekeley - Owner, Vertical Vantage
Emily Vest-Barrenchea - Client Services Manager, NATA Compliance Services


Carson - Wednesday, May 15

David Baird
Margo Baird
Mike Dikun - Territory Manager, Armstrong Consultants
Niki Gladys - Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, Western Nevada College
Paul Hamilton - Owner/Pilot, Sport Aviation Center
Linda Mae Hivert - Director, Sport Aviation Foundation
Ken Moen - Airport Manager, Carson Airport
Marlys Pryor - Retired Systems Engineer, Rolls Royce America
Michael Reynolds - Army veteran, pilot instructor


Truckee Tahoe - Thursday, May 16

Jack Armstrong - Owner, High Sierra Design
Ken Aronson - Commander, Civil Air Patrol
Tyler Bartoo - Client Success Specialist, NATA Compliance Services
Elizabeth Collins - Captain, United Airlines
Mark Covey - Pilot & Passenger Outreach Coordinator, Truckee Tahoe Airport
Jessica Fay - Co-Owner, Sierra Aero
Larry Finney - Air Traffic Controller, Truckee Tahoe Airport
Leigh Golden - Pilot
Michael Golden - Mountain Lion Aviation
Billikie Howard - Pilot, Sierra Air Helicopters
Lynn Meadows
Tom Meadows
Jim Miller - Manager of Quality Assurance, Dassault Aircraft Services
Linda Trocki - Chair, Martis Camp Community Foundation


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