The National Aviation Hall of Fame Welcomes Gregory Bowles and Inma Kusnierek to the Board of Trustees

DAYTON, Ohio – June 25, 2024—The National Aviation Hall of Fame (NAHF) is proud to announce the appointment of Gregory Bowles and Inmaculada Kusnierek to its Board of Trustees.

Gregory Bowles brings a wealth of experience in aerospace engineering and aviation policy work to the NAHF Board of Trustees. Currently serving as the Head of Government Policy at Joby Aviation, Bowles has a distinguished career advocating for safety and innovation in the aviation industry. His expertise in shaping global aviation policy landscapes and dedication to innovating the next generation of aviation technologies will be invaluable to the NAHF’s mission.

“We are honored to welcome Greg to our Board of Trustees,” said Aimee Maruyama, President and CEO at NAHF. “His insights into government policy and his commitment to pioneering aviation advancements align perfectly with our goals of celebrating and fostering excellence in aviation.”

Bowles shared his excitement about joining the National Aviation Hall of Fame Board of Trustees, stating, “I am thrilled to be a part of the Aviation Hall of Fame. It is humbling to be a part of honoring the pioneers of the first century of aviation who transformed the world we live in and inspiring the next generation of leaders who will shape the next 100 years.”


Inmaculada Kusnierek joins the NAHF Board of Trustees with a rich international relations and cultural diplomacy background. She is known for her efforts in promoting cross-cultural understanding and collaboration. Her vision for building bridges between diverse communities will enhance the NAHF’s outreach and inclusivity efforts.

“We are pleased to have Inma join our Board of Trustees,” said Jim Cooling, NAHF Trustee Board Chair. “Her extensive experience in cultural diplomacy and international relations will bring a unique and valuable perspective to our board, helping us to connect more deeply with diverse audiences and honor the global impact of aviation.”

Kusnierek expressed her enthusiasm about joining the National Aviation Hall of Fame Board of Trustees. She stated, “I am honored to join the National Aviation Hall of Fame Board and contribute to its mission of celebrating aviation’s pioneers and inspiring future generations. The aviation community’s dedication and innovation are remarkable, and I am eager to support the NAHF in preserving and promoting this rich legacy.”