September, 2014

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission Announces New Appointment for Executive Director

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission Announces New Appointment for Executive Director

Bradshaw, a native of Roanoke, has served in airport management positions for 25 years. He most recently served as the Airport Director at the Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) and has also held positions in Louisville, KY, Owensboro, KY, Bowling Green, KY and Teterboro, NJ.

“The Commission is proud of what has been accomplished in the past thanks to the support of the community leaders, this region’s air travelers and most notably the dedication and hard work of our outgoing Executive Director Jacque Shuck and employees of the Airport Commission,” said Commission Chairman, Bill Gust. “With Tim as Executive Director, we are confident of our ability not only to weather the air service challenges facing regional airports, but also to excel in meeting the current and future needs of our customers.”

“I am extremely appreciative of the opportunity to come back to this thriving city and experience once again the culture and superior quality of life that is unique to the Roanoke and Blacksburg region,” said Bradshaw “After touring the first class airport facilities and meeting a number of the Commission’s employees, I am excited about the opportunities before us and look forward to working with the regional community and its leaders to provide exceptional airport facilities and services.”

Bradshaw holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach Florida, and a Master’s of Public Administration from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY. He is an Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) with the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) and has served as an adjunct faculty member at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

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