Posted on: 15 January 2014 by Mark Howells
The Regional Airline Association (RAA) has promoted Stacey Bechdolt to the position of senior director–safety & technical affairs and regulatory counsel, effective immediately.
Bechdolt joined the RAA in May 2012 as director–safety & technical affairs bringing her broad regulatory and legal skills to head up the association’s safety and technical issues, including leading the RAA Safety Council in its efforts to share best practices among its members and coordinating the association’s rulemaking activities.
Prior to joining RAA, Bechdolt served as manager–training compliance and AQP coordinator for Comair. She has years of experience in the airline industry and is an aviation attorney specialising in aviation regulations, operations and safety. A member of various FAA rulemaking committees, Bechdolt also holds a number of NTSB certificates in related aspects of accident investigations. A graduate of the Indiana University School of Law with a master’s degree from the University of Pacific, Bechdolt is also a certified private pilot.