Chair
Glen Thomas
Director of Strategic Marketing & Communications / PIO
Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority

Immediate Past Chair
Jeff Lea
Manager, Strategic Communications
Minneapolis St. Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission

Vice Chair
Kate O’Rourke
Manager of Public Relations and Marketing
Fredericton International Airport Authority

Board Liaison
Johanne Gallant
President and CEO
Fredericton International Airport Authority

Working Group Leadership

Airport Marketing Working Group
Alexandra Ingle
Brand and Experience Designer
Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority

Subcommittees >>

Media Relations Working Group
Heather Shelbrack
Public Information Manager
City of Phoenix Aviation Department

Customer Experience Working Group
Karen W. Ellis
Chief Customer Experience Officer
San Antonio Airport System

Steering Group Members

Jessie Allen
Director of Communications & External Relations
Tucson Airport Authority

Amy Benson
Vice President, Marketing – Airports
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Tiffany Chase
Director, Public Affairs & Marketing
Halifax International Airport Authority

Pasquale DiFulco
Manager, Strategic Aviation Communications
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Stephanie Freeman
Marketing and Customer Relations Manager
Piedmont Triad Airport Authority

Krista Kealey
Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
Ottawa International Airport Authority

Tyler MacAfee
Vice President, Communications and Government Relations
Winnipeg Airports Authority

Tawana Russell
Airport Manager – Guest Experience
Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Kama Simonds
Media Relations Manager
Portland International Airport

Kaela H. Bailey
Strategic Communications Manager/ Aviation Liaison
HDR, Inc.

Erin Burns
Director of Communications
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Lise D’Andrea
President and CEO
CXE

Leah Douglas
Director of Guest Experience
Philadelphia International Airport

Kate Hudson
Communications Manager
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

Mindy Kershner
Sr. Manager, Communications & Community Affairs
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int’l Airport

Christopher Richards
Manager, Marketing
Vancouver Airport Authority

Charles Schuler
Director, Marketing and Communications
San Francisco International Airport

Fran Wood
Customer Experience Program Manager
Wayne County Airport Authority

Young Professional Representatives

Jessica Lipton
Manager, Marketing & Communications
Fort McMurray Airport Authority

Sergio Morales
Marketing Manager
SITA

Michelle Newman
Communications Manager
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport