FAVIA 225 confirms Kim Wooge Magee as a guest speaker
Kim Wooge Magee grew up ballooning and is a Commercial rated hot air balloon pilot. Kim is a past recipient of the Bill Murtorff Spirit of Ballooning Award from the Balloon Federation of America as well as a past recipient of a BFA Director’s Award. For three years, Kim organized a BFA Youth Summer Camp in Dubuque, IA. She finished 4th at the 2016 U.S. Women’s National Championship and competed at the 2016 Women’s World Championship.
Kim has recently taken over as the Social Media Manager for the BFA as well as head of a new committee for 18-30 year olds inside the BFA. Kim is a co-founder of The Balloon Training Academy a 501(c)3 non profit organization designed to train, educate, and develop the next generation of hot air balloon pilots.