Vice President of Special Projects PMI Baltimore Chapter
Maria Killian has over 27 years with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the Air Traffic Organization as a Program Manager. She leads a diverse group of engineers, analysts and other expert professionals across the United States as they manage the agency’s technical real property also known as operational support facilities within the National Airspace System. She is the President of the FAA's Technical Women's Organization (www.technicalwomen.org)which is a 400+ member organization designed to increase the number of women in technical fields within the agency. In addition, she is the President of Women in Aviation International - Capital Region Chapter(www.wai.org), a nonprofit organization committed to support and advance women in all aviation career fields.
Maria joined Project Management Institute (PMI) in 2005. as a Project Management Professional and continues to be an active member of PMI – Baltimore Chapter (pmibaltimore.org) having served as the:
Maria is self-motivated and values accountability, integrity, and an action-oriented style of leadership. In her spare time, she’s involved with Toastmasters International (www.toastmasters.org)serving as:
Maria has an Executive MBA and a BS in Computer System Engineering. She’s an empty nester with 6 children attending college and recently started working on her bucket list. Maria looks forward to the opportunity to serve as your VP of Special Projects.