Bill Grawe serves on YAA’s Executive Committee, National Operations Committee, and is the Hangar Fest Silent Auction Procurer. He has been involved with YAA since 2008 serving in various capacities as Discussion Leader, Squadron 1 Co-Commander, and Flight Simulator Coordinator. Bill earned his private pilot’s license in 1996 and is currently working toward his glider rating and tailwheel endorsement. Bill is an experienced manufacturing automation engineer by profession and a private pilot by passion. A graduate of The Ohio State University, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, he has a diverse background in industries such as steel processing, aluminum casting, chemicals and food processing.