Dr. Jay Asdell
The mission of the St. Joseph County Airport Authority is to maximize the safety, service, efficiency and effectiveness of South Bend International Airport for the traveling public, and to promote the value of the airport to the community.
The Airport Authority is directed by Mike Daigle, A.A.E. (Accredited Airport Executive). The Authority employs approximately 50 staff members in a variety of positions, including administration, maintenance, operations, marketing, public safety and customer service.
Mike Daigle, A.A.E., CEO & Executive Director
Tim O’Donnell, A.A.E., Vice President of Operations
Aaron Kobb, Vice President of Finance
Julie Curtis, Vice President of Marketing and Development
Lisa Jump, SHRM-CP, PHR, Vice President of Human Resources
Mike Ornat, Department of Public Safety Chief
Cliff Jenkins, Maintenance Manager
Tyler Miller, A.A.E., Operations Manager
Kerianne Linn, A.A.E., Properties Manager
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 Thomas S. Botkin, Abraham Marcus, David R. Sage and Dr. Jay Asdell. Mitchell Heppenheimer is the Board attorney.
All regular meetings are held at 11:30 a.m. in the Board Room unless otherwise specified.
October 25, 2018
November 15, 2018
December 13, 2018
January 31, 2019
February 28, 2019
March 28, 2019
April 25, 2019
May 30, 2019
June 27, 2019
July 18, 2019
August 29, 2019
September 26, 2019
October 31, 2019
November 14, 2019
December 12, 2019
Note: Meeting dates subject to change.