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Board of Directors

The Tucson Airport Authority membership is comprised of 85 women and men who reside within the airports’ service areas. The members receive no salaries or compensation.

A Board of Directors consisting of at least seven but not more than 11 members is elected from among the active TAA membership. Board member terms are typically staggered and are for three years. Each member may serve up to two successive terms. Additionally, there are two ex-officio directors, one of whom is the immediate past chair and the other is president and CEO.

2016 Board of Directors

  • Tony Finley Chairman
    Chief Financial Officer
    Long Companies/ Long Realty Co.
  • David Goldstein Vice Chairman
    President
    Diamond Ventures, Incorporated
  • Lisa Lovallo Secretary
    Vice President and Market Manager
    Cox Southern Arizona
  • Taunya Villicana Treasurer
    Co-Founder/CEO
    Affinity Wealth Management
  • William R. Assenmacher Director
    President
    CAID Industries, Incorporated
  • Steven R. Cole Director, ex-officio
    President
    Southwest Appraisal Associates
  • Bruce L. Dusenberry Director
    President
    Horizon Moving Systems
  • Michael F. Hannley Director
    President/CEO
    Bank of Tucson
  • Katherine R. Ward Director
    Principal
    GV Strategic Advisors
  • Bonnie Allin Director, ex-officio
    President/CEO
    Tucson Airport Authority

Tucson Airport Authority Past Chairmen (Presidents prior to 1998)

  • Monte Mansfield (1948-1952)
  • Lambert P. Hermes (1952-1955)
  • Fred R. Stofft (1956-1958)
  • Edward O. Earl (1959-1960)
  • Henry E. Dahlberg (1961-1962)
  • Robert W. Meyer (1963)
  • Gordon D. Paris (1964)
  • J. Luther Davis (1965)
  • R. B. "Buck" O'Rielly (1966)
  • Jack B. O'Dowd (1967)
  • Harold "Hal" Adamson, Jr. (1968)
  • A. V. "Snag" Grossetta (1968)
  • Samuel C. McMillan (1969)
  • David M. Lovitt, Sr. (1970)
  • Harold Ashton (1971)
  • Duane B. Anderson (1972)
  • Clayton E. Niles (1973)
  • Hamilton R. Catlin (1974)
  • Robert J. Brooks (1975)
  • Fred T. Boice (1976)
  • Thomas R. Brown, Jr. (1977)
  • Harry B. Chambers (1978)
  • James M. Murphy (1979)
  • William E. Page (1980)
  • Katie Dusenberry (1981)
  • H. Wilson Sundt (1982)
  • George H. Amos (1983)
  • Joseph B. Wilcox (1984)
  • Edgar C. Butterbaugh (1985)
  • Laura Almquist (1986)
  • John L. Carter (1987)
  • Hal W. Ashton (1988)
  • Ernesto Portillo (1989)
  • Jacob "Jake" F. Struble (1990)
  • Gary M. Munsinger (1991)
  • Lowell E. Rothschild (1992)
  • Ted S. Sitterley, Jr. (1993)
  • Arnold Elias (1994)
  • Donald Shropshire (1995)
  • Karl Ronstadt (1996)
  • Jim Cowan (1997)
  • Larry Adamson (1998)
  • James P. Wojciehowski (1999)
  • Elizabeth "Liz" Bilby (2000)
  • Susan G. Boswell (2001)
  • William G. Valenzuela (2002)
  • Charles "Chuck" Jackson (2003)
  • James M. Sakrison (2004)
  • Michael J. Harris (2005)
  • Robert A. Elliott (2006)
  • Richard F. Imwalle (2007)
  • Darryl B. Dobras (2008)
  • Timothy J. Prouty (2009)
  • Christopher Sheafe (2010)
  • Rubin J. Salter (2011)
  • Thomas A. Zlaket (2012)
  • Lisa H. Israel (2013)
  • Edwin L. Biggers (2014)
  • Steven R. Cole (2015)

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