Tony Finley Becomes New Chairman of TAA Board

Tony Finley took over chairmanship for 2016 of the Tucson Airport Authority at its annual meeting on Monday.

The board also elected its officers for the year. David Goldstein, President of Diamond Ventures Inc., is the new Vice Chairman; Lisa Lovallo, Vice President and Market Manager for Cox Southern Arizona, became the new Secretary; and Taunya Villicana, Co-Founder/CEO of Affinity Wealth Management, is the new Treasurer.

Newly elected to the TAA Board this year is Bill Assenmacher, President & CEO of CAID Industries, Inc., Bruce Dusenberry, President of Horizon Moving Systems, Inc., and Kathy Ward, Principal of GV Strategic Advisors. These three replace Edwin Biggers, Judy Patrick and Steven Fell.

Finley, Chief Financial Officer of Long Companies and Long Realty, has been a member of TAA since 2009 and joined the Board of Directors in 2012.

He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1990. In addition, he holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.