TOP Women in Aerospace & Aviation To Follow on LinkedIn 2022: 9. Melissa Sabatine

9. Melissa Sabatine

Sustainable Aviation Advocate, Airport Geek, Collaborator and Connector, Neste

9. Melissa Sabatine

Average Post Engagement: 107.80


United States

What I use Linkedin for:

Networking, collaboration and supporting people and causes about which I care deeply

Number of Followers:





Who am I:

I am passionate about supporting diversity and sustainability in the aviation industry. To me, true power comes from listening and leading with your heart.

What I do:

I specialize in connecting, collaborating and problem solving. As the federal advocate for the leading global supplier of sustainable aviation fuel, I love that I have the opportunity to I leverage my knowledge and contacts in the broader industry with an impactful mission of decarbonizing aviation.

Why you should follow me on Linkedin:

By following me on LinkedIn, you will learn about amazing women in aviation through my Women in Aviaton Wednesday posts, gain insights about sustainable aviation, and coming soon-tips on health and nutrition. I recently earned a certification in integrative nutrition with the goal of helping travelers and industry colleagues incorporate wellness practices into their travels and their daily routines.

Who I follow on Linkedin

Two women in aviation who inspire me are Bobbi Wells and Amy Spowart. They both have incredible resumes and experiences to share, but what sets them apart is their consistent mission to highlight the important achievements of women in aviation, past and present. They post content that you should share with any young person wishing to join the industry.


Bobbi Wells

Vice President, Safety , Environmental & Regulatory Compliance American Airlines, American Airlines

Amy Spowart

Federal Appointee | Aviation Executive | Nonprofit Leader | Strategic Thinker | Connector, National Aviation Hall of Fame

Melissa’s Favorite Post

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Check out Melissa’s post here

This post to me is special because it connects my love of the airport industry with my current role and mission of decarbonizing aviation with Neste. For everyone who is asking me what SAF is and how does it work in practical terms, the link to the media clip answers those questions in under two minutes.

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