Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Four To Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Conrad Bodden, Mo Mattocks, and George Moussa and reappointed Dan Winston to the Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee for terms set to expire on September 1, 2023. Additionally, the Governor named Aimee Burnett chair of the committee. The committee assists in the state’s economic development efforts to recruit and retain aerospace and aviation jobs and investments in Texas.
Conrad Bodden of Rancho Viejo is an attorney and general partner of Trevino & Bodden in Brownsville. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and a board member of the Cameron County Spaceport Development Corporation. Additionally, he is a former board member of the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts and Amigos Artistas and former member of Hooked For Life - Kids Gone Fish’n Advisory Board. Bodden received a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and a Juris Doctor degree from The University of Texas School of Law.
Mo Mattocks of Buda is president and plant manager of CFAN - a General Electric & Safran joint venture, and has served in various positions with General Electric for over 20 years. He is a current board member of the San Marcos Economic Development Board. Mattocks received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
George Moussa of Dallas is president of Ambella Home Collection and president of Ambassador Jet Center, a full service FBO (Fixed Base Operator). Additionally, he became a private pilot in 1979 and has his private, instrument, multi engine, and commercial ratings. Moussa received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.
Dan Winston of Prosper is vice president of finance for Boeing Global Services, headquartered in Plano, and has served in various positions with The Boeing Company for more than 30 years. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus, former member of the Southern Illinois University Accounting Advisory Board, and a former advisor of Junior Achievement of St. Louis. Winston received a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Benedictine College and a Master of Business Administration from Lindenwood University.
Aimee Burnett of Southlake is vice president and deputy, F-16 Programs, for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company. She previously held the role of vice president, F-35 Domestic Business Development, and has worked for the company for over 19 years in various positions in Engineering, Operations, and Business Development. She is a member of Women in Aerospace, a sustainer of The Junior League of Fort Worth, and a volunteer for Make A Wish of North Texas. Burnett received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science in Systems Engineering from Southern Methodist University.