Career Roundtable

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center  •  Tue., March 7, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm  •  Room D167

Thinking about a career in the helicopter industry? Looking to take your rotorcraft career to the next level?

Consider attending the HFI Career Roundtable. You’ll have the opportunity to speak directly with industry professionals from a variety of sectors who can provide career advice to help you on your way.

Attendance at the Roundtable is free, as is the HFI Helicopter Industry Career Fair, which will also be held on March 7. Admission to HAI HELI-EXPO is available in one-, two-, and three-day passes; student and military discounts are available.

Please find the current list of mentors below, Check back, mentors continue to be added!

Maintenance Mentors
Kelley Brandt – Director of Maintenance, Bristow Academy
Gregory Gilliland – Lead Technician, Metro Aviation
Don Lambert – Senior Director, Technical Safety at Air Methods
Eric Niquette – Avionics Manager, JBI Helicopters
Kevin Russell – Director of Maintenance for Aircraft Services, Bonneville Power Administration

Pilot Mentors
Sean Driscoll  Supervisory Air Interdiction Agent (SAIA) & Recruiter, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO)
Sean Lee – Assistant Vice President of Aviation & Executive Ground Transportation for Corporate Administration, MassMutual Financial Group
Brian Lorenz – Owner, 702 Helicopters
Nick Mayhew – Senior Program Manager, L3 Link Simulation & Training
David McColl – Utility Pilot – Air2
Marc Stanley – Corporate Pilot, MassMutual Financial Group
Kyle Sylvester – Captain – Helicopter/Jet Pilot – Massachusetts Financial Group
Eric Thornburg – Dual ATP, U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer