Charles (Andy) Olvis

Charles (Andy) Olvis
Adjunct Lecturer
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Andy Olvis is a Senior Air Traffic Investigator in the NTSB's Office of Aviation Safety, Operational Factors Division, Air Traffic Control.  He has been with the NTSB since 2011, and has served as the Investigator-in-Charge of numerous air traffic control incident investigations, and as ATC Workgroup Chairman for major and regional aircraft accident investigations.  Mr. Olvis has been qualified in multiple Center Radar Approach Control facilities, Terminal Radar Approach Control facilities, and Air Traffic Control Towers throughout the United States Marine Corps. 

Mr. Olvis obtained a Bachelors of Science in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and a Masters of Aeronautical Science with dual specializations in Aerospace Operations and Aerospace Management from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  He is a Senior Fellow in the Partnership for Public Service’s Excellence in Government management program and earned approximately 1100 hours as a Marine Corps Transport Aircrewman on BE-200 Kingair aircraft.