Pittsburgh International Airport

Meet Our Interns

01.jpg Name: Kayla Cook
 
Department: Air Service Development
 
Major/School: Aviation Management at Ohio University, OH
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “In the end we only regret the chances we didn’t take.”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I have been skydiving!
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? The degree of responsibility my co-workers and supervisors give me.



 
Name: Patrick Cullinan 02.jpg
 
Department: Sustainability & Natural Resources
 
Major/School: Sustainability in Business at Ohio State University, OH
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “Rough seas make for skilled sailors.”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I like to cook!
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? I like how all the different departments here work hand in hand to accomplish big things as a whole. I also like the family vibe here at the ACAA; everyone is very friendly and willing to help.



 
Name: Marcus Dean 3.jpg
 
Department: Marketing & Communications
 
Major/School: Communications & Media Studies at Westminster College, PA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “The higher you climb, the better your view”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: When I was younger I used to play the piano.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? I enjoy that it is a very professional workplace and the people I work with are really great.




Name: Jonathan Griffin 4-(2).jpg
 
Department: Information Technology
 
Major/School: Computer Science at California University of Pennsylvania, PA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “When life gives you lemons, you have lemons!”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I play saxophone.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? My co-workers are very patient and they give great instructions whenever they are teaching me something new.



 
Name: Mark Hershberger 4.jpg
 
Department: Engineering
 
Major/School: Civil Engineering at Penn State, PA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “Life is too short for long-term grudges” – Elon Musk
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I’m into comic books and super heroes.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? My co-workers are always willing to have me involved in different projects and explain everything to me in great detail.




Name: Kira Janssen 6.jpg
 
Department: Human Resources
 
Major/School: Aviation Management at the University of Dubuque, IA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: Live less out of habit and more out of intent.
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I have traveled to 16 different countries.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? My co-workers and how much I have learned since I have joined the team. Everyone is so nice and supportive here!



 
Name: Haylee Koester 7.jpg
 
Department: Airfield Operations
 
Major/School: Aviation Management at Kent State University, OH
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “Challenge yourself every day to do better and be better. Remember growth starts with a decision to move beyond your present circumstances.”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I am good at gymnastics.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? That I get to apply everything I have learned in class to real world situations. I have gained a lot of knowledge out on the airfield that I wouldn’t have learned in school.


Name: Anthony Bovalina
 
Department: Customer Relations
 
Major/School: Economics at Penn State, PA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” - Confucius
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I am a volunteer firefighter.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? I like seeing how everything works behind the scenes of this airport.



Name: Kevin Haynes
 
Department: Customer Relations
 
Major/School: Accounting and Economics at the University of Notre Dame, IN
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote: “Believe, and you are halfway there.”-Theodore Roosevelt
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I did fencing in high school.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? Our trip up to the control tower and going on a tour with Airfield Operations.



 
Name: Angela Tozzi
 
Department: Customer Relations
 
Major/School: International Business and Marketing at Duquesne University, PA
 
Personal Mission Statement/favorite quote:”You learn something new from anyone and any experience.”
 
Fun fact about me that many people don’t know about: I am a vegan.
 
What do you like the most about your internship here at the Allegheny County Airport Authority? I like communicating with everybody and having the opportunity to be educated on all entities of the airport.