Advisory Board

Dr. Sean Rogers

Professor Sean Rogers teachers airline management and other business topics at Cornell University. A proud two-time ERAU graduate, he has years of corporate work experience in airline management and logistics, and is an Iraq War veteran.

Dr. Robin Roberts

Dr. Roberts is an ERAU educator and human resource practitioner with over 40 years of experience in organizational development. She has spent the last 15 years pioneering research and technology that enhance human energy and performance.

Robert Garcia, Esq.

Rob is currently in private practice as a partner with Gilbert Garcia Group, PA , where he manages the firm’s Business Law Practice Group, offering a full and comprehensive range of services and counseling to companies of all types and sizes and at every stage in their life cycle.

Marcey Walsh

Ms. Walsh is Executive Director of Strategic Brilliance which provides conference workshops and keynote presentations, and design and consulting services. She also donates her expertise to boost the effectiveness of national STEM and youth programs.

Dynamite Obinna

Dynamite Obinna is a aviation/aerospace enthusiast and a 2018 Alumni of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He is the Falcon 9 Crew Qualification Engineer, a role where he supports the qualification and certification of SpaceX’s first manned missions.  Obinna is also the founder and CEO of SkyGenex Inc., a tech company founded around an innovative jetway that reduces boarding delay.

Rev. Mike Makalusky

Mike is a speaker and pastor who has had an extensive career in business development, sales, training, consulting, risk management, and ministry. He has worked for and with companies such as Merck Pharmaceuticals, IBM, Motorola, and numerous mega churches across the country in a variety of leadership roles. He has a passion for coaching individuals and teams to discover purpose and meaning in their personal life and in their professional context.

Col. Russ Barnes

Colonel (R) Russ Barnes is Senior Business Advisor for Systro Consulting, an organization design firm specializing in business scaling.  He has more than 30 years’ experience drawn from military service, franchise ownership and consulting.

Christian M. Lewis

Christian M. Lewis has been an officer in the United States Air Force for almost ten years. He specializes in satellite acquisition and is currently leading the system engineering effort for a program within the military satellite communications directorate of the Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles California