Meet Our Students


Alexis C. Lehr-Kwarta


Advisor/Mentor: Stephen M. Belt
Program Start: Fall 2016



Alexis Lehr-Kwarta of Belleville, IL is a graduate of Parks College’s undergraduate Aviation Management program. Her Master’s degree is a non-thesis program, but her research interest lies in discovering the underlying reasons behind women’s under-representation in the aviation industry. Alexis currently works in the maintenance department at Trans States Airlines. She is a member of the St. Louis Women with Wings chapter of Women in Aviation, International, and continues to serve her undergraduate sorority as a volunteer member on the executive board of the Spirit of St. Louis Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Kappa Sorority. Alexis enjoys spending time with her dog, Jet, and reading in her spare time.