Jennifer Player has been serving as a Senior Advisor to the BNSF Railway UAS Program since 2014. She has 20 years of experience in the aerospace sector working in engineering, R&D project management, and technology development for organizations including Naval Air Systems Command, NASA, Cessna Aircraft Company, and Bihrle Applied Research. Jenn has been leading UAS projects since 2011. She is currently engaged in developing technologies, procedures, and safety analyses related to BVLOS operations in the U.S. National Airspace System with a focus on linear infrastructure inspection. Jenn received a BS in Aerospace Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University. She holds an FAA Private Pilot certificate with ratings in single engine aircraft and gliders and also holds an FAA RPIC certificate. She owns a Piper Super Cub.