Pilot, Trainer, Speaker
Jeanné Willerth is a Master Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) who provides single and multi-engine flight training in the Kansas City area. She is a presenter nationwide for pilots and flight instructors through AOPA, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. She was named the 2015 “CFI of the Year” for both the Kansas City Flight Standards District and the FAA’s Central Region. Jeanné was the FAA’s 2012 “National FAASTeam Rep of the Year”. She holds an Airline Transport Pilot rating. Jeanné is active in the Ninety-Nines (International Organization of Women Pilots), Society of Flight Educators – SAFE, and the Missouri Pilots Association. She volunteers for public benefit flying for organizations such as Angel Flight Central, Challenge Air, and Young Eagles. Jeanné holds both undergraduate and master’s degrees in mathematics. She has been an off ice official for the KC Mavericks Hockey team for 10 years. She is a former Lee’s Summit Airport Board member and is currently a board member of the Greater Lee’s Summit Healthcare Foundation.