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Karlene Petitt Best Selling Author and Airline Pilot

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Karlene Petitt is an international airline pilot, author, and speaker. Karlene is a 33-year veteran of flying, and now flies an Airbus for an international airline. She is the mother of three daughters, grandmother of six, and holds MBA and MHS degrees. She lives in Seattle with her husband of 31 years, and is active in promoting safety within the airline industry, as well as general aviation. Karlene also speaks at schools, is involved in women in aviation, and supports dreamers of all ages.

Her writing career began with designing and authoring training programs for major airlines. Her education and life experiences have allowed her to write a multitude of different genres from thrillers, mysteries, romances, in addition to non-fiction works in motivation, leadership, aircraft training guides, she has a memoir is in the works and recently finished her first children's book. She's is currently working on a screenplay based on one of the best thrillers of the year, her novel... Flight For Control.