Katy Straughan is an Alumni of Cypress College. She received her Associates in Science Degree in Travel and Tourism and her Advanced Certificate in Flight Attendant. In 2012, Katy was hired by Continental Airlines, who was at that time merging with United Airlines. Katy began working at Cypress College in 2015 as a Professional Developer in the ATC department. Since then she has completed her Bachelor’s degree in Aviation Administration with a minor in Operations and Supply Chain Management at California State University Los Angeles. In Fall 2017, Katy started working at Cypress college as an adjunct faculty in the ATC department.