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​​Emilio Natalio is the Manager of Success with Emilio is an U.S. Army Veteran after retiring with over 22 years. As a former UH-60 Black Hawk aviator, Emilio has worked with militaries, embassies, and humanitarian organizations throughout North America, Central America and Asia.

Highlighted Accomplishments & Capabilities


  • Lead Safety Officer on multiple cross-functional military operations in Afghanistan, Republic of South Korea, Central America and the Caribbean.


  • Led project team in the construction of helipads at Port Au Prince  International airport in support of Hurricane Matthew Relief efforts.
  • Lead accident investigator on multiple aviation mishaps

Highlighted Industries & Publications


  • Leadership Education
  • Risk Management
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Construction Safety
  • Accident Prevention and Investigation
  • Aviation Operations
  • Military Operations
  • Aviation Survivability Systems


  • Martin, L. (Host) (2020-present). ‎The safety struggle: The safety Struggle: Emilio Natalio – Blackhawk pilot/aviation safety officer on Apple Podcasts
  • Natalio, E. (2013). When ‘routine’ changes. Knowledge Magazine.
  • Natalio, E. (2018). Army aviation and the aviation safety officer. Aviation Digest, 6(1), 12-13.
  • Natalio, E. (2018). The importance of the aviation life support officer in army aviation. Aviation Digest, 6(3), 34-35.
  • Natalio, E. (2018). When standardization isn’t the standard-confusion. FlightFax.
  • Natalio, E. (2020). Army aviation’s crew endurance. Aviation Digest, 8(1), 4-8.
  • Natalio, E. B., & King, J. N. (2016). Army Aviation Safety Standardization. Aviation Digest, 4(4).


Degrees and Certifications:

  • Master of Science in Management, Troy University
  • Bachelor of Science in Technical Management, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Associate of Science in Technical Management, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Associate in Applied Science in Mechanical & Electrical Technology, Community College of the Air Force                
  • Master Black Belt, Villanova University
  • Certified Safety Professional, Board of Certified Safety Professionals
  • Resilience-Building Leader Professional-Trainer, Resilience-Building Leader Program
  • CP-12 Emergency Management, Level 1, U.S. Combat Readiness Center
  • CP-12 Explosives Safety Professional Certificate, Level 1, U.S. Combat Readiness Center
  • CP-12 Safety & Occupational Health Professional Certificate, U.S. Combat Readiness Center
  • OSHA 511 Standards in Occupational Safety and Health for the General Industry, University of Alabama
  • OSHA 510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry, University of Texas at Arlington
  • OSHA 2264 Permit Required Confined Space Entry, University of Texas at Arlington OSHA 3095 Electrical Standards, University of Texas at Arlington

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