Congratulations to Elizabeth Esser, Raven Aerostar Project Manager, our April Team Member Spotlight winner! She was nominated by Raven Aerostar Government Compliance Accounting Manager Santana Talbert, who said that Elizabeth has been working above and beyond to ensure success in the division.

South Dakota Mines’ Department of Electrical Engineering has received $150,000 from Raven Industries (NASDAQ:RAVN) to support the university’s new minor in avionics. The gift endows a Raven Aerostar scholarship to support students in the avionics program. It also allows the department to buy equipment for improved design, test and prototyping capabilities for high-speed electronic circuits needed in aircraft and space avionics applications.

Congratulations to Dora Johnson, Senior Facility Security Officer, on winning the October Team Member Spotlight! Dora recently submitted several key security control documents and continues to go above and beyond in securing security clearances, enabling us to continue to do classified work with our defense customers.