Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology
Committee Seeks Applicants
COLUMBUS – State Senator Bill Beagle (R-Tipp City), chairman of the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee, today announced that applications are being accepted for one of the available public positions on the committee. Applications must be submitted before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017 to be considered.
“Aviation and aerospace is not just a hallmark of Ohio’s past, it’s an important part of our robust economic future too,” said Beagle. “I look forward to working with the members of this committee to ensure that Ohio remains at the forefront of this vibrant, rapidly evolving industry.”
The Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee is made up of legislators and various members of the aerospace and aviation community, including military representatives, academic experts, and industry leaders with diverse geographical backgrounds to develop focused policies aimed at enhancing the industry in Ohio.
By law, the committee is required to be composed of three legislators from the Ohio Senate, three legislators from the Ohio House of Representatives, one member appointed by the Governor and 14 public members appointed by the committee’s legislative members to offer expert recommendations.
The following legislative members have been appointed by the President of the Senate or Speaker of the House to serve on the OAATC during the 132nd Ohio General Assembly:
- Senator Bill Beagle, Chair
- Senator Joe Uecker
- Senator Sean O’Brien
- Representative Rick Perales
- Representative Laura Lanese
- Representative Martin Sweeney
For more information or to apply for a position on the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee, please visit http://aerospaceandaviation.ohio.gov/apply and submit your information before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017.
Senator Bill Beagle serves the people of Ohio’s 5th Senate District, which includes Miami and Preble counties as well as portions of Montgomery and Darke counties. Learn more at www.OhioSenate.gov/Beagle.