Airport Advisory Board

Established by Action of the Board of County Commissioners on June 6, 1994
Name Appointed Term Expiration
Bruce Ray  
12/21/2009 12/31/2026
Pat Blackwelder
Raymon Ayer
Matthew Skinner  
02/06/2019 12/31/2024
John Reams 02/06/2019 12/31/2024
Judy Ann Files
Barbara Bynum
12/20/2023 12/31/2026
Mike Nelson 
12/31/2016 12/31/2025
Lynn French 12/31/2016 12/31/2025
Katy Ella Brink 02/06/2019 02/01/2025
Tim Heavers
03/18/2020 12/31/2026

The Airport Advisory Board (AAB) is comprised of up to nine members serving at the will of the Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) for the purpose of advising the BOCC on all of the following:

  • Airport marketing and public relations programs;
  • Long range land use and facility planning;
  • Airport development projects and their assignments as presented by the BOCC for the benefit of the public and those affected by decisions made at the BOCC level; and
  • Airport Rules and Regulations.

This board advises and assists the Director of Aviation on issues that will further interregional representation and cooperation necessary to enhance the airport’s level of service to the public. Members are chosen on their willingness to be active participants and to assist the airport in committee-related tasks. The AAB shall also serve as the focal point for all other committees, councils, or organizations in their efforts to enhance the image and utilization of the Montrose Regional Airport and Nucla Hopkins Field.

Terms are for three (3) years and members are eligible for reappointment after their first term.

Runway at Montrose Regional Airport