Jan Burton, Business Entrepreneur and Pilot

Jan 29, 2013   //   by admin   //   Mentoring & Development  //  No Comments

November 5, 2009

Speaker: Jan Burton, Business Entrepreneur, Chief Advocate for Connor Burton Aviation Foundation

Jan grew up in Kansas, graduating from Kansas State with a B.S. in Business.  She became a Private Pilot to cover her large sales territory in her first job at IBM, and Connor Burton was her flight instructor.  She married Connor is 1986 and has remained an aviation enthusiast and frequent flyer.  After Connor’s death in 2008, she set up the Connor Burton Aviation Foundation and advocates for pilot education. She initiated the Speaker Series and will continue to find future speakers.

Jan’s mentoring talking points:

•Connor’s career in aviation

•The future opportunity in aviation

•Dangers of alcohol

•What companies look for in students

•Mentoring

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