Wassel Receives NWAAAE Aviation Excellence Award
The Northwest Chapter of the American Association of Aviation Executives awarded the 2011 NWAAAE Aviation Excellence Award to Trudy Wassel, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (TSAIA) Business Manager. Trudy was nominated for the award by Department of Transportation Deputy Commissioner of Aviation Steve Hatter. TSAIA Airport Manager
John Parrott accepted the award on Trudy's behalf at the NWAAAE 2011 Annual Conference, held September 25-27 in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
The "Aviation Excellence Award" is intended to recognize those airport management professionals, other than the person having primary responsibility for the airport, that have gone out of their way and given substantial extra effort to ensure the promotion, operations, maintenance or development of aviation and/or the airport. The recipient should be a person of exceptional qualities who may perform management, supervisory, operational, engineering, planning or maintenance functions in the second or other level of the airport organization.