The Aerospace Industries Association has announced the appointment of William M. Brown, the chairman, president and CEO of Harris Corporation, as chairman of AIA´s Board of Governors for 2019, the company said.
Kelly Ortberg, Chief Executive Officer of Collins Aerospace, will serve as Vice Chairman. Eric Fanning has been reappointed as President and CEO and Ginette Colot has been reappointed as Secretary-Treasurer.
Bill Brown of Harris Corp. was appointed Chairman of AIA´s Board of Governors for 2019.
A hallmark of AIA is the direct involvement of CEO-level officers of the country´s major aerospace companies in driving the policy goals for the Association and industry as a whole. AIA is led by a Board of Governors that meets twice a year and an Executive Committee that meets more frequently.