Press Release

AIAA Announces 2022 Election Results

By SpaceRef Editor
March 7, 2022
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The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) announced today the results of its recent 2022 elections. The newly elected AIAA officials will take office on 28 April.


“Thank you to all AIAA members who volunteer to help lead this great organization,” said Basil Hassan, AIAA president. “I am grateful to all the candidates for your willingness to serve. Thank you also to all members who cast their vote. The aerospace industry is an extraordinary place to work because of AIAA members’ commitment and dedication. Congratulations to the new leaders.”


2022 Election Results for Board of Trustees Member-at-Large

Larry D. James, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Ben Marchionna,

Stephanie D. Wilson, NASA Johnson Space Center


2022 Election Results for Chief, Integration and Outreach Activities Division

Peter Hartwich, The Boeing Company


2022 Election Results for Council of Directors Positions

Director–Region IV

Ellen Gillespie, Retired


Director–Region V

James Guglielmo, Boeing Research & Technology


Director–Aerospace Outreach Group

Kevin Burns, Retired


Director–Integration Group

Thomas Irvine, TBI Aerospace Consulting, LLC


Director-Elect–Young Professionals Group

Dominic Pena, Ball Aerospace


Director–Information Systems Group

Michel Ingham, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Director–Propulsion and Energy Group

Rusty Powell, Axient, LLC


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Media contact: Rebecca B. Gray,, 804-397-5270 


About AIAA

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is the world’s largest aerospace technical society. With nearly 30,000 individual members from 91 countries, and 100 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. For more information, visit, or follow AIAA on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, or Instagram. 

SpaceRef staff editor.