Diverted on 9/11, TCU Alumna Beverley Bass’s Story Landed on Broadway

(This article by Lisa Martin originally appeared in the Summer 2017 issue of “TCU Magazine.”)

A lifetime of pursuing her passions put Beverley Bass ’74 on course for breaking barriers, shattering stereotypes and making history, even though she never set out to do any of those things.

The retired pilot instead credits the significant events of her career — becoming the first female captain for American Airlines and a momentous 9/11 experience — to a simple principle: She followed her dreams.

Follow Beverley to new heights in “TCU Magazine.”