Department of Transportation
Foreign Civil Aviation Agencies
International Civil Aviation Organization
US Department of Transportation’s Silver Medal for Meritorious Service (two-time awardee)
Cornelia (Connie) Wilson-Hunter is a Senior Advisor at The Wicks Group Consulting. Connie recently completed a long career with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) that included managing the Safe Skies for Africa Program and serving as a Senior International Transportation Analyst for all modes of transportation. She also served as a DOT Congressional Liaison for Aviation.
Connie’s portfolio at DOT included collaboration with senior officials from US and foreign governments, representatives of the US domestic and foreign transportation industry, and non-governmental organizations. She formulated broad-based US policies regarding transportation, trade, facilitation, and technical assistance and worked to build support for further implementation of international aviation safety and security standards.
As manager of the DOT Safe Skies for Africa program, she was responsible for planning, arranging, and negotiating guidance and instructions for US government agencies and aviation stakeholders involved with the program.
At TWG, Connie has served as co-project manager for the International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) audit preparation project for Cabo Verde. She also supports firm marketing activities focused on African nations.