I've been doing this job in one capacity or another for 31 years and still find it exciting.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 10, 2015
NAPW honors Barbara G. Caufield, Aerospace Engineer at the Federal Aviation Administration, as a 2015 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Caufield is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and over 200 Local Chapters.
"I've been doing this job in one capacity or another for 31 years and still find it exciting,” said Barbara Caufield, who always rises to the occasion in her position as an Aerospace Engineer with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). No day is ever the same for Ms. Caufield; she relishes each one as an opportunity to learn something new. Her responsibilities as an Aerospace Engineer at the FAA require her to keep the public safe and she is humbled by her title.
Without Ms. Caufield’s expertise, traveling by air would be less safe. She performs a vital function for the public who frequent airline travel. She ensures the safety of aircraft engines, covering all aspects of the engine design, certification and continued air worthiness, specifically working in tandem with OEM, reading and interpreting test plans and reports, analyses and data, including witnessing engine tests.
Ms. Caufield received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University. Her current position with the FAA fully utilizes the scholarship, dedication and aspirations for success according to her personal standards of excellence that have earned her this recognition from NAPW, honoring her as a woman who has already established herself as a leader and mentor in her profession.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.