The Outstanding Leader Award recognizes the added demands placed on RTCA Special Committee Chairs and/or other Committee participants who serve in leadership roles.

Dan Allen FedEx
Laurent Azoulai Airbus
Randall Bone MITRE
Bill Carson MITRE
Jerome Condis Airbus
Jim Crites Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
Steve Darr Dynamic Aerospace
Andrew Diaz Panasonic Avionics
Rune Duke AOPA
Jeff Finley Rockwell Collins
Steve Fulton Sandel Avionics
Dawn Gidner Honeywell
Jane Hamelink Thane
Mark Hopkins Delta
Ilhan Ince American Airlines
Sai Kalyanaraman Rockwell Collins
Robert Kebel Airbus
Eric Kehoe Avtech Tyee, Inc.
Dave Knorr FAA
Robert G. Lamond, Jr.  NBAA
Thierry Lelievre Altran
Billy Martin NIAR
Paul McDuffee Insitu
John Moore Rockwell Collins
Thomas Mustach FAA
Frederic Picard Thales Air Systems
Jon Reisinger Jeppesen
Stephan Schulte Lufthansa
Chuck Stewart United Airlines
Dave Surridge American Airlines
Brian Townsend American Airlines
Steve Van Trees FAA
Dave Walen FAA


  • For questions about the Outstanding Leaders Award, contact Brandi Teel.