RAA Names Stacey Bechdolt, Director-Safety & Technical Affairs

Bechdolt has years of experience in the airline industry and is an aviation attorney specializing in aviation regulations, operations and safety.


Washington, DC—May 4, 2012—The Regional Airline Association (RAA) announced the addition of Stacey Bechdolt as Director-Safety & Technical Affairs to its Washington, DC-based staff.

Most recently serving as Manager-Training Compliance and AQP Coordinator for Comair, Bechdolt has years of experience in the airline industry and is an aviation attorney specializing 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 Masters Degree from the University of Pacific, Bechdolt is also a certified private pilot.

“RAA’s member airlines will be well served to have a professional with Stacey’s broad regulatory and legal skills working on their behalf,” said RAA President Roger Cohen. “Most importantly, she’s passionate about aviation safety – and we’re thrilled to have her onboard in this vital role with our Senior VP-Operations & Safety Scott Foose, our staff and our member airlines on the RAA team.”

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