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Board & Staff


Serve the traveling public and community


Pursue continuous improvement to be the first choice for travel by being a premier community asset through service and facilities.


The attitude for these values are multi-directional. They apply in each department, in the Authority, and in the community.


The St. Joseph County Airport Authority is directed by Mike Daigle, A.A.E. (Accredited Airport Executive). The Authority employs more than 50 staff members in a variety of positions, including administration, maintenance, operations, marketing, public safety and customer service.

Contact the Airport Authority

Mike Daigle, A.A.E., CEO & Executive Director

Patrick Mac Carthaigh, C.M., ASC, Vice President of Operations

Julie Curtis, Vice President of Marketing & Air Service Development

Renata Matousova, Vice President of Finance

Michelle Reedy, Vice President of Human Resources

Mike Ornat, Department of Public Safety Chief

Cliff Jenkins, Project Manager

Ashley Thorsen, Operations Manager

Kerianne Linn, A.A.E., Properties Manager

Alexander Ashby, Maintenance Manager

Clint Foster, Information Technology Manager

St. Joseph County Airport Authority Board

The airport is governed by the St. Joseph County Airport Authority, which is a municipality in the State of Indiana. Its four bipartisan board members are appointed by the St. Joseph County Commissioners. Board members include Andrew Kostielney, Abraham Marcus, Michael Misch, and David Sage. Mitchell Heppenheimer is the board attorney.


Board Meeting Schedule

January 27, 2022 – Agenda

Changed to: February 28, 2022 – Agenda

March 31, 2022 – Agenda
Notice of Public Meeting: Executive Session, March 31, 2022 at 10:30 a.m.

April 28, 2022 – Agenda

May 26, 2022 – Agenda
Notice of Public Meeting: Executive Session, May 26, 2022 at 10:30 a.m.

June 30, 2022 – Agenda

Changed to: July 27, 2022 – Agenda

August 25, 2022 – Agenda

Changed to: September 30, 2022 – Agenda
Notice of Public Meeting: Executive Session, September 30, 2022 at 10:30 a.m.

October 27, 2022

November 17, 2022

December 15, 2022

Note: Meeting dates subject to change.

Board Members

Board member Abraham Marcus headshotAbraham Marcus

Board member David Sage headshotDavid Sage
Vice President

Michael Misch

Andrew Kostielney

Board attorney Mitchell Heppenheimer headshotMitchell Heppenheimer
Board Attorney