The Allegheny County Airport Authority Appoints David Kellner as Vice President, Facilities & Infrastructure
January 6, 2022
PITTSBURGH, PA – The Allegheny County Airport Authority has named David Kellner as Vice President, Facilities & Infrastructure. In this role, Mr. Kellner will provide leadership, strategic direction and operational planning for Facilities & Infrastructure, and Airline Services at both Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Allegheny County Airport (AGC). He will begin his new position on January 3, 2022.
Mr. Kellner brings over 28 years of management and operations experience in construction, facilities maintenance, environmental and energy initiatives. Most recently, Mr. Kellner worked for Orbital Engineering as Senior Project Manager for FirstEnergy transmission, distribution and minor construction projects. He has also worked for PEAK Technical Solutions and Welty Building Company. Mr. Kellner also built an impressive background in program and emergency management services while he was serving in the United States Air Force at airfields and bases around the world.
“I’m excited to join The Allegheny County Airport Authority as it is like going home,” said Mr. Kellner. “I’ve found an organization that conducts business in a similar way to my experience and ideals and has an excellent reputation as evident by being ranked as one of the top medium sized airports in the world. It’s a great time to join the organization when they are moving forward with a $1.39B new terminal and are the first in the world to be 100% off grid.”
Mr. Kellner earned his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and went on to earn his master’s degree in Engineering from the Air Force Institute of Technology. In addition, he is a Certified Facility Manager.