Base of Operations: Peoria, IL (KPIA) • 309-370-9014 • TeresaTTucker@aol.com
SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE
Consummate professional flight attendant with over 30 years of worldwide airline and corporate aviation experience, including VVIP Fortune 50 corporate flight department operations. Specialized training includes Emergency Medical Technician certification and Culinary Institute of America Food Preparation and Service training, and Corporate School of Etiquette Training.
PROFESSIONAL AVIATION EXPERIENCE
Contract Corporate/VIP Flight Attendant – January 2016 – Present
Flying contract through AirCare Crews Challenger 605, 650 and Boeing 737/BBJ (month-to-month retainer)
Registered with In-Flight Crew Connections and Jet Professionals
Cabin Safety Professional (Flight Attendant) – August 2006 through December 2015
Caterpillar Inc (FAR Part 91): Peoria, Illinois
Full-time flight attendant on the Bombardier Global 6000 and Challenger 604, flying worldwide FAR part 91, Fortune 50 corporate flight operations, carrying high-level company executives and clientele, with the highest regard for safety, passenger comfort, customer service and business etiquette. Additional duties include duties as line check flight-attendant, IS-BAO internal audits, coordination and training for compliance with USDA international garbage handling and manual revision/writing.
Flight Service Manager /Flight Attendant – (Over 20 Years Airline Experience)
Trans World Airlines / American Airlines (FAR Part 121): Chicago, San Francisco, St. Louis
Flight attendant and Flight Service Manager on domestic and international FAR part 121, flag carrier airline operations.
Lead flight attendant for St. Louis Rams football team charter (2 years). Assigned to Presidential Press Charter.
Recipient: 1985 TWA Annual Award of Excellence and Flight Attendant of the Month Award
Recognized by US Government for service to the Civil Reserve Air Fleet, Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm
Member- Board of Directors (Volunteer) 2011 – 2016
Alzheimer’s Association – Central Illinois Chapter
Member of the board of directors for the local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Chairman of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s: Directly oversaw the planning, coordination, and execution of the annual Alzheimer’s Walk Fundraiser, most recently surpassing goals by 116%, raising over $53,000, an increase of over $35,000/year during the four-year term as Chair of the Walk.
Security Training Specialist/Instructor, Multiple Dates and Contracts (2002-2005)
Lockheed Martin Training Team
Delivered week-long training programs to certify initial cadre of federalized Transportation Security Administration passenger screeners at airports across the U.S. Conducted nationwide practical evaluations and annual recertifications.
University of Missouri – St. Louis
Bachelor of Arts in Communications, August 2003. Graduated Summa cum Laude
Nonprofit Management and Leadership Certificate
QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING
FACTS – Corporate Flight Attendant Recurrent Training – March 2016
Corporate Flight Attendant Recurrent Training Course – Flight Safety International, Savannah (July 2015)
Emergency Medical Technician – National Registry Certification (Recertification 2016)
MedAire – Recurrent Inflight Medical Training (2015)
DCA Access Standard Security (DASSP) Program – (Requalified in 2015)
Advanced Service in Culinary Arts Course – Corporate School of Etiquette (2014)
Exceptional In-Flight Service Program (Food Preparation and Service – Culinary Institute of America (2011)
Initial In-flight Service and Emergency Certification Training – Corporate Flight Solutions/FACTS (2004)