Salt Lake City

Boards and Commissions

(801) 535-7743

Airport Board

The Salt Lake City Airport Board advises Mayor Erin Mendenhall regarding the operation and management of the airports owned by Salt Lake City Corporation. The Board also adopts methods that are in the public interest and are most likely to advance, enhance, foster and promote air transportation in conducting the business, use and operation of the airports. This includes overseeing planning, construction and expansion projects. All actions of the board are considered advisory to Mayor Mendenhall.

Agendas and Minutes

Ordinance and Governing Documents

Meeting Information

Third Wednesday of every month, beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Airport Board Room, Salt Lake City International Airport

Member Qualifications

Nine members of the public serve on the Airport Board. Each board member is appointed by the Mayor to serve four year terms. By ordinance, Airport Board members must:

  • Be at least 21 years old
  • A resident of the State of Utah
  • Not be actively engaged or employed in commercial aeronautics
  • No more than 3 members may reside outside of Salt Lake City boundaries

Powers and Duties

Makes recommendations to the Mayor regarding the following:

  • Establish rules and regulations for conduct of the Airport board and its members
  • Adopt and alters rules/regulations of Airport
  • Recommend for appointment/removal of Director of Airport, Deputy Director, and project managers hired by the City
  • Plan, establish, and approve construction and expansion of airport
  • Broadly define policy regarding operation and management of Airport (see code for specifics)
  • Prepare annual budget and revenue
  • Review Airport income and expenses
  • Assist Director of Airports in continuing orderly development and promotion of Airport

Current Members

Member Serving Since Council District Term Expires
Mayor Dick Burton 1/2020   N/A
Roger Boyer 1/2018 1 1/2022
Commissioner Shawn Milne 5/2019   N/A
Theresa Foxley 1/2018   1/2022
JT Martin 4/2013 6 1/2021
Senator Karen Mayne 3/2016   1/2020
Cynthia Miller 5/2016 4 1/2023
Larry Pinnock 1/2014   1/2022
Steven Price 6/2017 3 1/2021

Contact Information

Tina Nee, Board Manager

(801) 575-2042 or

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