FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 3, 2017
WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today congratulated David P. Pekoske on his confirmation as Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
“Ensuring the safety and security of the traveling public, the top priority for airports, is best achieved through effective collaboration between airports, airlines, law enforcement agencies, and other aviation industry stakeholders. Assistant Secretary Pekoske’s proven track record of mission-focused strategic management is essential in reinforcing the importance of a risk-based approach to aviation security. Now that he has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate, ACI-NA looks forward to working with him and his team at TSA to further advance innovative initiatives that enhance security and operational efficiency.”