Sarah Nilsson has both an aviation and a legal background. She began her career as a pilot in 1994 and is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) licensed airline transport pilot in multi and single engine fixed-wing airplanes. Since 2000 she has been a gold seal flight instructor, and has trained hundreds of pilots. Sarah has just recently become a licensed attorney in the State of Arizona. She graduated with honors summa cum laude with a BS in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Sarah also obtained a Master of Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle. She holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Northcentral University. She also graduated with honors with a JD in law from Arizona Summit Law School. Currently, Sarah is practicing law and is also a certified mediator. Outside of work, she enjoys riding her Hayabusa with her motorcycle-riding friends.