Robin Sparling joined Hawaiian Airlines in January 2014 as vice president for in-flight services. Sparling is responsible for overseeing inflight operations and training for Hawaiian Airlines’ more than 1,500 flight attendants, as well as the delivery of the airline’s award-winning onboard customer service.

Sparling brings 30 years of airline experience, having spent more than 20 years at American Airlines in various management positions in the areas of operations, human resources, inflight service, customer service and training. Sparling started her career as a flight attendant for Eastern Air Lines before moving on to inflight instructor and supervisor roles, where she oversaw the training and management of the airline’s flight attendants.