Founder & President


Ms. Andrella Kenner is founder and President of CI² Aviation, Inc. Ms. Kenner has over 35 years of comprehensive senior level management experience in Finance, Marketing, Sales and Information Technology. She has continued to maintain the same steadfast work ethic which has contributed to CI² Aviation’s continued success as an Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP). CI² Aviation is currently responsible for 22 Airport Air Traffic Control Towers at airports in the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands.

CI² Aviation is an award-winning Aviation, Engineering & Financial Services provider with 133+ employees delivering a full range of technology, management, and administrative support products. CI² Aviation is also the nation’s only minority-owned business engaged in the provisioning of Air Traffic Control Tower services to the Federal Government.

Since 1997 CI² Aviation has managed and operated Airport Traffic Control Towers in support of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Federal Contract Tower (FCT) Program in the Southeastern United States and Caribbean Islands. For more than 22 years we have been providing air traffic control services to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U. S. Military– supporting weather reconnaissance and Coast Guard operations. CI² Aviation’s most outstanding accomplishment has been and continues to be over 40 million aircraft operations over 25 years with no fatalities due to controller error.

Recent Awards

CI² Aviation’s excellent work ethic and commitment to integrity have led to numerous accolades, and resulted in groundbreaking successes for our clients, teaming partners and employees. Under Ms. Kenner’s leadership the company received the following Recent Awards:

Ms. Kenner was the honoree for the following awards and Panelist Participants:

Expert Panel at the White House; Andrella Kenner, founder and President of CI² Aviation, hosted by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the White House Council on Women and Girls, the forum clarified the business case for compiling data on women as employees, consumers, suppliers, and students in the transport industry. Approximately 60 representatives from various transport modes—trucking, aviation, engineering, taxi, and shipping—attended. They commented on the data framework, which benchmarks conditions for women in the sector, and described what their companies are doing to support women as employees, leaders, and customers.


Ms. Kenner also led CI² Aviation as part of a team on a 10 year contract to support the National Air Space (NAS) FAASE2020 Project for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Ms. Kenner is a Policy Board Member for American Association of Airport Executives/ United States Contract Tower Association. (AAAE/ USCTA). She is a Board member for Airport Minority Advisory Council Foundation (AMAC). Ms. Kenner is also a member of the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO), Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC), Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA), U.S. Contract Tower Association (USCTA), and American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE). Ms. Kenner is also a former Board member for GRTA (Georgia Regional Transportation Authority). This was an appointment by the Governor of Georgia. She also is a former member of the DeKalb County Pension Board.

Ms. Kenner earned her Bachelor of Science degree at Tennessee State University and her Master of Business Administration (MBA) Finance from Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois.

Ms. Kenner is a Board member with the Atlanta Business League (ABL).