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Marion C. Blakey

Former President and CEO, Rolls-Royce North America

Director of Alaska Air Group since 2010
Compensation and Leadership Development Committee (Chair)
Safety Committee

Qualifications:
Extensive experience with airline industry government and trade organizations including:
•    Aviation Industry Experience
•    Aerospace Industries Association
•    Federal Aviation Administration
•    National Transportation Safety Board

Professional Highlights:
Ms. Blakey is the former president and CEO of Rolls-Royce North America. From 2007 to 2015, she was president and CEO of Aerospace Industries Association, the nation’s largest aerospace and defense trade association. Prior to that she served as the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration from 2002 to 2007 and as chair of the National Transportation Safety Board from 2001 to 2002. She previously served on the President’s Export Council Subcommittee on Export Administration, the Washington Area Airports Task Force Advisory Board and the International Aviation Women’s Association Advisory Board.

Current Non-Public Company Board Service:
•    Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air and Virgin America (subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group)
•    Noblis Board of Trustees (a non-profit science, technology and strategy organization)
•    Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Education:
•    BA, Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia