Women of Aviation Week is about celebrating women’s accomplishments in aviation and inspiring others to construct the industry’s future. As we highlight the women that are our aerospace leaders, FreeFlight Systems is proud to encourage more women to join the industry.

Women deliver energy to the industry that facilitates equality and innovation, and FreeFlight is honored to provide an environment that encourages women to become industry leaders. Because of this, we would like to highlight the talented faces behind our team.

How long have you been working for this company? 

I began my aviation career in 2013 and have been with FreeFlight for seven years.

What brought you to work in aviation? 

Freeflight hired me to work in Quality Control, which I had done previously. 

What positive trait(s) do you feel women bring to the industry? 

I believe women bring accuracy, knowledge, attitude, and strength.

What would tell young females interested in joining the industry? 

Stay positive, focused, and always do your best.

Do you have a female mentor or idol in the aviation industry? 

Our Director of Operations, Kayla Spence, always has such a positive attitude. She inspires me every day to keep pushing for the things I want in life and to never give up.

Do you have any inspiring lessons that you have learned about life while working in the aviation industry? 

An inspiring lesson I have learned while working in this industry is always to be kind to others. I have met so many wonderful women working here. They work very hard at what they do, and they encourage me every day to keep doing my best. 

What’s your favorite thing about the industry? 

I’ve seen that the industry continues to grow and expand, and it is exciting to be a part of it.

To learn more about Women of Aviation Week, visit womenofaviationweek.iwoaw.org