Director of Marketing & Communications
Rekha joined Hillsboro Aviation in 2008 as a technical writer on special projects. Rekha has a bachelor’s degree in communication studies and history from Loyola Marymount University and is a private airplane pilot. Her previous positions with the company include dispatcher and assistant to the general manager. As director of marketing and communications, Rekha is responsible for the management and strategy of the company’s brand management, communications, digital strategy, public relations, and events.
Rekha’s passion lies in social justice and introducing youth, particularly young girls, to aviation. She serves on the board of directors for Airway Science for Kids, a non-profit dedicated to creating equity in aviation through STEM education. In her free time, Rekha enjoys traveling, perusing the cheese section at Zupan’s Market, following the latest in the world of politics, and teaching her miniature Dachshund, Melo, how to sit on the front of a stand-up paddleboard.