FLINT — After a nationwide search, the Bishop International Airport Authority has selected Joseph J. Medici, A.A.E, to be the new Deputy Airport Director, Operations and Maintenance, according to a press release.
In his new position, Medici will report to the Airport Director, and will plan, organize, and direct the day-to-day activities of all maintenance, operations, engineering, and public safety functions of the Airport Authority. He will also coordinate related activities with all tenants, federal, state, local agencies and other elated aviation user groups.
As a seasoned airport professional, Medici brings almost 30 years of industry experience to his new position at FNT. Most recently, he served as the Planner Principal for the Aviation Department of Austin, Texas, where he developed the Austin- Bergstrom International Airport Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for the previous five years. Prior to that, he worked with American Airlines, and was also a flight instructor.
“Joe Medici brings to Bishop International Airport a broad range of experience and professional accomplishments,” said Craig Williams, Airport Director. “The Airport will clearly benefit from his background in airport operations, planning and capital development. I am thrilled to have him join our leadership team.”
Medici holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Master of Aeronautical Science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He is also an accredited airport executive (A.A.E.) through the American Association of Airport Executives.