Career Highlights

Mary Schiavo joined Motley Rice attorneys in 2003. In her diverse career, Mary has served as an aviation attorney, aviation professor, on-air television analyst and a civil servant in a variety of capacities. Here are some highlights of her accomplished career:
  • Serves on the Board of Directors for an NYSE-listed corporation
  • Professor of Aviation, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering and Aviation, College of Engineering, Ohio State University, 1999-2002
  • NBC News On-air Analyst, 1998-2001
  • National Air Disaster Alliance Award for Contributions Toward Improved Air Safety, 1998
  • Aviation Laurel Hall of Fame, Smithsonian Institution, 1997
  • ABC News On-air Analyst, 1996-1997
  • White House Fellows Association and Foundation Vice President, 1994-1995; President, 1995-1996
  • Aviation Laurel Award, Smithsonian Institution’s Air and Space Museum, 1992, 1995
  • The President’s Council on Integrity and Efficiency, 1990-1996
  • DOT Special Agent OO1, 1990-1996
  • Inspector General, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1990-1996
  • Department of Labor Academy Board of Governors, 1989-1990
  • Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor, 1989-1990
  • Special Assistant to the U.S. Attorney General, 1987-1988
  • White House Fellow, 1987-1988
  • U.S. Department of Justice Organized Crime and Racketeering Task Force, 1985-1986
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, 1982-1985
Schiavo has also authored several articles and books, participated in documentaries, and given speeches and testimony.