Dr. Deb Henneberry is a professional pilot and flight instructor. She currently serves as Assistant Professor in the Aviation Department at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology in New York City. Prior to her current role, Deb worked as a personal pilot to private aircraft owners. She also served as a government administrator for several years. Deb has worked as a first responder and emergency medical technician for over ten years.
Deb’s research interests focus on human factors. She has spoken about pilot training at a number of international aviation psychology conferences, including the First African Symposium on Human Factors and Aviation Safety. Her doctoral dissertation addressed the lack of female pilots and how to interest young girls in an aviation career. Deb currently serves as a Director of the Greater NY Chapter of The Ninety-Nines, Scholarship Chair of the NY/NJ Section of The Ninety-Nines, and co-host of The Ninety-Nines International webinar series.