Tammera L. Holmes
Growing up in a crime-ridden, poor community herself, she understands the impact the current inner-city climate has on young peoples’ ability to expect greatness beyond what they see. Her AeroStar Aviation programs offer strategies and tools for a future beyond their imagination and is literally giving Wings to Dreams.
Tammera spends countless hours as a motivational speaker for youth as well as professionals, inspiring each to do their part in building the future of the global Aviation and STEM communities. She travels, delivering dynamic messages of hope and perseverance through sharing her personal story.
Facebook: Aviation Academic Initiative Pipeline
2016-2017 National Afterschool Ambassador, Washington DC Afterschool Alliance
Fly Sister Fly Distinction Award, Bessie Coleman Aerospace Legacy Foundation
Spirit of Flight Award, Illinois Aviation Hall of Fame 2017 Inductee
Notable media includes: Forbes, NYCAviation, PBS, FOX, ABC, Chicago Tribune and DNAinfo.