28 October 2021

Future of Flight Art Contest Press Release

(OCTOBER 28, 2021) -- On October 24th, 2021 the foundation launched its newest contest with the theme, The Future of Flight. “For this year’s contest, we are asking young people to use their imaginations to create art that explores what flight might look like in the next 20 years. 

08 October 2021

DHF Announces Newest Slate of Officers

Dee Howard Foundation’s newest slate of officers will support growth and expansion of organization’s innovative educational mission. Wayne Fagan, founder and first board chair, to pass the leadership of DHF to a transformative team.

07 October 2021

SwRI’S Alan Stern named AGU Fellow, AIAA Associate Fellow

In recognition of his contributions to Earth and space sciences, Dr. Alan Stern of the Southwest Research Institute has been named a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union and an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

13 August 2021

Christina Martinez interviewed on CNN

And joining me now is board president of San Antonio's independent school district. Hi, nice to see you. So, classes just started in the San Antonio independent school district. Have you had any issues with children showing up maskless?

28 June 2021

Dee Howard Foundation’s first Executive Director will chart a course for strategic growth and innovation in San Antonio’s educational landscape

San Antonio, Texas – Christina Martinez will be The Dee Howard Foundation’s first Executive Director. Martinez, who has 20 years of executive-level experience in the nonprofit, educational, public affairs, and business sectors, will lead efforts to grow and strengthen the Foundation’s work that is connecting with, inspiring, and guiding students in school districts throughout the region toward educational and career paths in aerospace, aviation, and other exciting technical fields.   

03 April 2021

The Dee Howard Foundation seeks new Executive Director

The Dee Howard Foundation is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director. Please see attached a job description. All interested applicants are requested to submit a current resume to Mr. Wayne Fagan, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., by Friday, April 23, 2021.

03 April 2021

Hallmark University’s President is Appointed to the Board of Directors of The Dee Howard Foundation

Hallmark University’s President and CEO Joe Fisher joins The Dee Howard Foundation’s Board of Directors, bringing with him nearly thirty years of experience in higher education and training aircraft technicians for the aviation industry. 

11 October 2020

Aviation pioneer Dee Howard’s legacy lives on at UTSA

(SAN ANTONIO, October 8, 2020) – Nearly $250,000 have been endowed to support students and faculty in the  UTSA College of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Program.

09 September 2020

Mission to Mars Art Contest Press Release

(SEPTEMBER, 8, 2020) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and The Dee Howard Foundation (DHF) are joining with local, state, and national partners to establish the Dee Howard Foundation/UTSA Pre-K thru 12 Aviation and Aerospace Art Contest