BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS INFORMATION FORM

Name of Board/Commission Piedmont Triad Airport Authority Date 07/21/14
Authority for Creation The Greensboro-High Point Authority was duly created under and pursuant to Chapter 98 of the 1941 Public-Local Laws of North Carolina. Effective January 1, 1988, the name of the Regional Airport Authority was changed to Piedmont Triad Airport Authority as a result of legislation.
Purpose/Function The Authority owns, maintains, and operates the Piedmont Triad Airport, and as such owns all real and personal property, acquires and sells land, makes contracts and leases, and makes all rules and regulations for the use, operation, and control of the airport. The Authority may incur debt and generally has all the rights and powers given to counties and municipalities by the State of North Carolina relating to municipal airports.
Method of Appointment The Authority shall consist of seven members. Two shall be resident voters of the City of High Point-one appointed by the City Council, and the other appointed by the Guilford County Board of Commissioners. Two shall be resident voters of the City of Greensboro-one appointed by the City Council, and the other appointed by the Guilford County Board of Commissioners. One shall be a resident voter of the City of Winston-Salem and appointed by the City Council upon recommendation of the Mayor Pro Tempore. One shall be from Guilford County at large and appointed by the Guilford County Board of Commissioners. One shall be from Forsyth County at large and appointed by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners.
Number of Members Seven
Terms of Office Staggered three year terms
Meeting Date and Time Fourth Tuesday of each month - 2:00 p.m.
Chief Staff Person
Kevin Baker
Title
Executive Director
Telephone Number
(336) 665-5600
Current Membership - Piedmont Triad Airport Authority
Name Race/Gender Term Expiration
City Council Appointment
William Mark Moore, III BM N/A 08/16
Guilford County Appointments    
Henry Isaacson, Chairman WM N/A 04/14
Stephen D. Showfety WM N/A 04/15
James White BM N/A 04/16
Greensboro City Council Appointment  
Paul K. Mengert WM N/A 04/15 
High Point City Council Appointment  
Don Webb WM N/A 04/15
Forsyth County Appointment  
Gloria D. Whisenhunt, Vice Chair WF N/A 04/14

Special Notes:

1*  = Serving more than 50% of an unexpired term (more than one year & seven months of the term has been served).

0*  = Serving less than 50% of an unexpired term (less than one year & six months of the term has been served).

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