Author Archives: Kelli Clark

About Kelli Clark

From 2011-2014, Kelli Clark served as our internal communications specialist. She was our own in-house journalist and sometimes paparazzi, bringing you stories about airport employees and behind-the-scenes happenings. Kelli took off from RDU in July 2014 when she headed back to her roots in the Midwest for her next great adventure.

Drew Groth: RDU’s Employee of the Year

One of my hands-down, favorite parts of working at RDU is getting to work alongside the most talented, skilled and energetic people who work day in and day out here at the airport. Many of them you’ll never see. They … Continue reading

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Three Rings And A Tweet: A Lost and Found Story

Recently, a sentimental item left behind by a passenger in the parking garage was turned in at the RDU Information Desk. Lost items are a part of daily life at the airport, and the goal is always to reunite the … Continue reading

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Hosting Visitors From Bahrain

At first glance, you might not think that RDU and the tiny Persian Gulf nation of Bahrain have much in common. However, after a group of officials from Bahrain International Airport visited RDU last week, it’s clear that we have … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Runways to Sea Waves

I enjoy the beach…but not enough to ride a bike there! That’s the feat four of my co-workers, along with two of their friends, accomplished this past Saturday morning. The team departed RDU at 6:45 a.m. and arrived 11 hours … Continue reading

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Caring For Unexpected Guests

At 8:45pm on Friday, April 26, the pilot of WestJet Airlines Flight 8975 was high above North Carolina headed to Toronto from Cancun. He declared a medical emergency and requested to land at the nearest airport, which happened to be … Continue reading

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