Chris Kunze brings vast experience to assist clients with environmental, noise, land use and other related strategic issues. He has managed airports for over 30 years, including the acquisition and re-opening of an ex-military airport for public use general aviation purposes. Kunze managed all aspects of a commercial airport, with a high percentage of general… Continue reading Chris Kunze
Richard Crider, A.A.E., is Executive Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at Port San Antonio, situated on 1,900 acres of the former Kelly Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. This logistics-based industrial platform is home to more than 70 private and public organizations that employ approximately 12,000 workers and generate over $4 billion in annual… Continue reading Richard Crider, A.A.E.
Joshua Wussick brings two decades of diverse aviation experience working on complex projects at both commercial and general aviation airports. He has served as a project manager, senior airport planner and environmental specialist at leading architectural and engineering firms across the nation. His commitment to the aviation industry and ability to meet its challenging demands… Continue reading Joshua L. Wussick
Shawn Schroeder is the Assistant Airport Director at Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, where he oversees the day-day operations including airfield safety, maintenance, facilities, security, and capital projects. Schroeder also oversees the capital improvement development program, and all construction activities to ensure compliance with federal, state and local procedures. In addition, he assists in… Continue reading Shawn Schroeder, A.A.E
Fred Peña has over 40 years of combined airport, airline and aviation leadership experience. He has held various leadership positions with two major air carriers at airports in Hawaii and California. As a station manager he represented his company’s interests and managed their operations; administered multi-disciplined staff, contractors and vendors; and ensured compliance with all… Continue reading Ferdinand F. Peña
Dr. Ryan Leick enjoys executing real-world solutions to the challenging aviation environment grounded in a unique and diverse career in industry and higher education. He brings strategic insight from three airlines and front-line operational knowledge acquired training airport professionals during his lifetime in aviation higher education. Dr. Leick draws on industry experience in airline marketing,… Continue reading Ryan Leick, Ph.D., C.M.