May 16, 2014
County Commissioners' Office
County Commissioner Al French, District 3, was selected Chair of the Spokane Airport Board during their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, May 15, 2014. “I am honored to be selected as the SIA Board Chair. This Board’s membership, along with our Executive Director and staff, are committed to improving the quality of the customer’s traveling experience and I am proud to be part of this effort,” French said.
The approved slate of officers for the term of May 2014 to January 2015, are:
• Al French, Spokane County Commissioner, Chair
• Kris Mikkelsen, Vice Chair
• Dave Clack, Secretary
Spokane Airport is jointly owned by Spokane County and the City of Spokane. The city and county operate the airports under the provisions of RCW (Revised Code of Washington) 14.08, which establishes the operation of airports by more than one municipality under a joint agreement.
The operating authority of Spokane Airports is the Spokane Airport Board, consisting of seven appointees from the two government bodies. The Board annual invests approximately $30 million in capital improvement utilizing various funding sources.
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