Dick Knapinski, Media and Public Relations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DEIMER NAMED INTERNATIONAL AEROBATIC CLUB MANAGER
EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. - (Feb. 17, 2009) - Patricia
"Trish" Deimer has been named as manager of the International Aerobatic
Club, a division of the Experimental Aircraft Association for those with
a special interest in aerobatic flight and competition. Deimer began
her new duties on Feb. 16.
Deimer comes to IAC after serving as Program Manager for the
National Association of Flight Instructors since 2004. She first joined
the EAA staff in 2001, and has also worked in the EAA AirVenture Museum
and with the EAA Young Eagles program.
"Through its own programs and historic relationship with EAA for
nearly 40 years, IAC has filled a unique role in the world of aerobatic
flight," IAC president Vicki Cruse said. "Trish has the background in
aviation and in specific member programs that will serve the IAC
membership very well to meet the many opportunities and challenges in
Deimer is a member of EAA and Women In Aviation, International,
as well as co-owner of a clipped-wing Piper Cub.
IAC is a Division of EAA and the National Aeronautics
Association (NAA), serving members with aerobatic interests around the
world. IAC is the sole sanctioning authority for aerobatic competition
within the United States. It is also the principal aviation
organization promoting and encouraging the development of sport
aerobatics, providing aerobatic education and information services to
its global membership.