Niki Kissinger

Niki Kissinger
Aerospace Engineer for the Federal Aviation Administration

Niki Kissinger certifies fixed-wing and rotorcraft aircraft as an Aerospace Engineer for the Federal Aviation Administration. She also serves part-time as an officer in the U.S. Air Force Reserves as an Acquisitions Manager. In her career, Niki has led a variety of diverse and geographically-separated technical teams to launch rockets, sustain a command & control system, and support a $7B satellite program. Further, she has instructed on a variety of topics for both military and civilian organizations. Niki was also hand-selected to represent the Air Force as a visiting Assistant Associate Professor in the Social Sciences Department at the University of California in Los Angeles. Further, Niki is a currently in her 3rd year as a doctoral candidate at the University of Dallas in Texas with an expected graduation date of December 2017.

Education

United States Air Force Academy / B.S., Systems Engineering

University of Central Florida / M.A., Business Administration

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UD in the Community: Lamberti's Carries On Tradition

Its connection to UD helps the alumnus-owned Lamberti's fulfill its three pillars: local, tradition and famiglia. Lamberti's was the vendor for this year's Groundhog "Party in the Park" celebration; additionally, Lamberti's is looking into carrying Due Santi Rosso wine from UD's own vineyard on the Eugene Constantin Campus.

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University of Dallas Dedicates Cardinal Farrell Hall -- Its New 'Front Door'

The University of Dallas community gathered on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, for the formal blessing and opening of Cardinal Farrell Hall, named after our former bishop of Dallas, previous chancellor and longtime friend of the university, Kevin Cardinal Farrell. The opening of the new student-focused building marks the completion of one of several capital projects, a part of a broader institutional effort to transform the university's Irving campus.

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Textile and Ceramic Exhibition Arrives from North Carolina Mountain Range

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery proudly announces the opening of a two-person exhibition, "What Remains," featuring artists Rachel Meginnes and Assistant Professor of Ceramics Kelly O'Briant. The exhibition is curated by Penland Gallery Director Kathryn Gremley of the Penland School of Craft in North Carolina. In 2001, O'Briant received a two-year Core Fellowship from the Penland School of Craft, where Meginnes recently completed a three-year residency.

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