Friday, January 10, 2014

iMATHination Special Session Spotlight

College and Career Ready-making


The iMATHination Conference team in a joint effort with AAR Corp. presents a discussion-to- action session that will focus on steps that need to be taken, and those currently being taken, to support students in developing STEM college and career readiness skills -- those necessary to function and compete in this global environment.  Greg Dellinger from AAR Corp. will lead an interactive discussion with panelists from the classroom, higher education and the corporate world that will include audience Q & A.
Panelists include: Diane Briars, Ph.D. (NCTM), Tammera Holmes (AeroStar Consulting Corp.), Karen Lindebrekke (iBIO Institute Educate Center), Ellen Casey (CPS), Jeffrey Mikula (CPS), Stephanie Levi, Ph.D. and Roxana Hadad (CTC@NEIU).

Greg "G-Man" Dellinger
Director of Recruiting at AAR Corp.
Greg Dellinger is the Director of Recruiting for AAR CORP. (NYSE: AIR), a leading provider of diverse products and services to the worldwide commercial aviation and government/defense industries.  Having grown up on approach to the O’Hare field in Chicago, Illinois, and Naval Air Station Glenview, Greg has had a lifelong passion for aviation.  Greg joined AAR CORP. from leading international entertainment and media enterprise, The Walt Disney Company.

Dellinger did his undergraduate work at the University of Illinois.  Recognized for implementing recruiting efficiency strategies within Human Resources, Dellinger is passionate about STEM education, youth development, and leadership.  Greg is active in The Blackstar Project, Chicago Youth Centers, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, JROTC, Civil Air Patrol, and the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps.  Dellinger is a past Ricky Byrdsong Award Finalist and has won the WE CARE Role Model Award from the Chicago Police Department.  Greg is married with 4 children.