TEAMMATE SPOTLIGHT – ELIZABETH ASPURIA
AIRBORNE Tampa’s teammate spotlight features employees throughout the company. Every month, we’ll introduce you to a teammate that makes AIRBORNE Tampa possible.
Meet Elizabeth Aspuria…
What’s your role at AIRBORNE Tampa?
“I am the HR Generalist and recently also took on Payroll”
How long have you worked at AIRBORNE Tampa?
“April 2020 will be 5 years! I started in 2015 as the Recruiting Representative”
What interested you / how did you get started in aviation?
“This is my first job in the aviation industry, i really enjoy the hustle & bustle of it all and getting to know so many wonderful people along the way”
Do you remember your first flight?
“I dont quite remember it but my mom tells this story about how when I was maybe a year old we flew to Colorado, and when it came time to come home I insisted on bringing a snow ball that I had made with me. Needless to say the snow ball didn’t make it to the airport”
What’s your favorite vacation or travel spot?
“If you know me, you know my favorite place on Earth is the happiest place on Earth…Walt Disney World. I have been going to Disney since my first birthday and almost every year there after. My husband proposed to me at Disney, we honeymooned at Disney and even announced we were expecting our first child at Disney. Disney is a part of me!”
If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
“I would love to be able to read peoples minds”
What did you want to be when you grew up?
“I actually always wanted to be a teacher”
What do you like to do outside of work?
“Do I even have to say it….go to Disney!”
What would you tell others interested in working at AIRBORNE Tampa; interested in aviation?
“Put in the time, it will be worth it! AIRBORNE is full of so many different and great opportunities to learn and grow, you just got to stick around to see them.”
What is your favorite quote?
“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing” – Walt Disney