The SAS Family of Companies:
- Special Aerospace Services, LLC
- SAS Flight Factory, LLC
- Rocket Apparel, LLC
Heather Bulk is the President and Chief Executive Officer, as well as co-founder of Special Aerospace Services, SAS Flight Factory, and Rocket Apparel. She is also co-founder of the Who Dreams Wins Foundation. Since 2007 Mrs. Bulk has overseen the strategic direction and business performance of these companies and non-profit. Her focus is on strategy, leadership, and impact for all entities.
SAS, a woman-owned, small business and its wholly owned subsidiary, SAS Flight Factory, have over 118 team members across the United States. The Companies provide innovative aerospace solutions to the aerospace industry, NASA, the U.S. Department of Defense, and commercial spaceflight sector.
In 2018, Mrs. Bulk and her daughter launched Rocket Apparel, an aerospace focused clothing and accoutrement company. Rocket Apparel lends women’s fashion sense to the wardrobes of aerospace professionals and enthusiasts.
Prior to her leadership at SAS, Heather spent over 17 years as a senior executive in financial and estate planning to some of the country’s most affluent families and business owners. She completed her Executive Juris Doctorate in 2007 and holds a Masters in Taxation (LLM) from the University of Denver Law School and a Bachelor of Science degree (Finance) from CSU, Chico. She maintains her Certified Financial Planner Designation.
Community Representation and Engagement
Mrs. Bulk is committed to developing and maintaining an inclusive and diverse space industry workforce. As a leader in the business community, Ms. Bulk engages on boards and think tanks to develop paths to bring new talent to the aerospace industry. She is a member of YPO, representing a global community of executives committed to the shared mission of becoming “Better Leaders through Lifelong Learning and Idea Exchange”.
Who Dream Wins Foundation
Mrs. Bulk and her family have created the Who Dreams Wins Foundation, which fosters STEM education and provides scholarships and technology to those in need.
Mrs. Bulk has been a pilot for over 19 years. She SAS’ Corporate Pilot, flying their Pilatus aircraft. She flies missions for philanthropic work, such as Veteran’s Airlift She is also a member of Pilatus Owners and Pilots Association, and a member of AOPA.
Board Positions & Certifications
- The Wings Club Member
- Aerospace Industry Association (AIA) Executive Committee, Board of Governors, and Supplier Management Council
- Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO)
- Who Dreams Wins, 501(C)(3) Board Member
- Colorado Space Coalition
Speaking Engagements and Briefings
- TedX Talk September 2019
- White House Space Council Briefing September 2022
- AIAA – 2018 – 2021