Okawa, Theodore Ryo
Title:
Manager - Aviation Advisement Center
Office:
Provo Airport
Phone:
801-863-7830
Fax:
801-863-7850
Mail Code:
114
Last Updated: 9/2/15 -

Employment

Adjunct Instructor/Academic Advisor/Advisement Manager,

UVU School of Aviation Sciences

  • Adjunct Instructor for courses AVSC 1010, 1050, 2330, 2050, and 2150
  • Management of student advisement and advisement center training
  • Advise students regarding academic status and progress
  • Developed short and long-range goals to ensure professional development of advisors and staff

 

2005-Present

Online Course Developer,

AviationUniveristy.com

  • Reviewed and revised material being produced by AviationUniversity.com
  • Designed and regularly updated the AVSC 2050 Aviation Security class
  • Bridged academic curriculum with online course development

 

2007-2010

Assistant Supervisor/Course Manager,

UVU School of Aviation Sciences

  • Assisted students with the application and registration process
  • Provided assistance to the Advisement Center Supervisor
  • Increased student satisfaction by addressing questions and concerns

 

2002-2005

Education

Master of Commercial Aviation, Delta State University

B.S., A.S., A.A.S., Aviation Science, Utah Valley State College

Pre-Management Major, Brigham Young University

 

Awards/

Certificates

  • Wolverine Achievement Award for Best Advisor
  • College of Aviation and Public Services Advisor of the Year
  • Current UVU Certified Academic Advisor
  • FAA Certificates/Ratings – Commercial, Instrument, Advanced/Instrument Ground Instructor
  • Black Belt in Karate and Brown Belt in Judo