The University Aviation Association (UAA) has awarded its William A. Wheatley Award for 2014 to Dr. Richmond Nettey.
Nettey is Associate Dean, College of Applied Engineering, Kent State University. He has also served as the University’s Senior Academic Program Director of Aeronautics in the College of Technology. He also has co-authored the textbook, The American Aviation Experience: A History, and has served as president and treasurer of the University Aviation Association.
The Wheatley Award is presented annually to a professional educator who, for more than 10 years, has made outstanding contributions to aerospace education.