FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 13, 2014
WASHINGTON–Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today issued the following statement in recognition of Flavio Leo, deputy director of aviation planning and strategy for the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport), being named a “Champion of Change” for transportation by the White House.
“ACI-NA congratulates Flavio Leo on being recognized by the White House for his leadership in pursuing innovative solutions and strategies to improve a broad array of Massport’s aviation operations and how they affect the communities surrounding Logan International Airport. Flavio has been instrumental in projects ranging from improving taxiways and runway safety to working to reduce aircraft noise in nearby neighborhoods and the greater Boston area. His collaborative approach in bringing together all stakeholders—including Massport, the Federal Aviation Administration and the local community—has set a fantastic example for airports across the country to turn to as they address similar challenges.”