Maggie Geraghty is the Air Traffic Organization’s (ATO) Safety Manager and leads the Safety Management Group. The ATO Safety Management Group is responsible for ensuring the maturation of the ATO’s safety management while improving operational safety performance through enhancing safety policy and training; managing the national safety risk management program and monitoring the safety performance of the National Airspace System (NAS). As such, Ms. Geraghty is responsible for the employment of SMS for more than 35,000 controllers, technicians, engineers and support workers
Prior to accepting the role as the ATO’s Safety Manager, Ms. Geraghty was the seconded Civil Air Navigation Services Organization’s (CANSO) Global Safety Manager from January 2012 through June 2014. In this light, Ms. Geraghty managed the CANSO’s global safety program through collaboration across the aviation industry and the globe. Ms. Geraghty’s work across the globe remained broad; however, she provided effective guidance through her continued focus on regional specific issues while continuing to drive global practices and strategies with global industry partners.