Executive leadership

Updated May 2024

Alaska Airlines Executives

Ben Minicucci

Alaska Airlines President & CEO



Constance von Muehlen

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Alaska Airlines


Andrew Harrison

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Alaska Airlines


Shane Tackett

Executive Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Alaska Airlines


Joe Sprague

Regional President of Hawai‘i / Pacific, Alaska Airlines


Alaska Airlines Senior Vice Presidents

Diana Birkett Rakow

Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Sustainability, Alaska Airlines

Charu Jain

Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Innovation, Alaska Airlines

Shane Jones

Senior Vice President of Fleet, Revenue Products and Real Estate, Alaska Airlines

Kyle Levine

Senior Vice President, Legal and General Counsel, Alaska Airlines

Wayne Newton

Senior Vice President, Airport Operations and Customer Service, Alaska Airlines

Andy Schneider

Senior Vice President, People, Alaska Airlines

Sangita Woerner

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Guest Experience, Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines Vice Presidents

Kirsten Amrine

Vice President, Revenue Management and Network Planning, Alaska Airlines

Ann Ardizzone

Vice President, Special Projects, Alaska Airlines

Vikram Baskaran

Vice President, Information Technology Services, Alaska Airlines

Laurie Baur

Vice President, Tax, Alaska Airlines

Celley Buchanan

Vice President, Airport Operations and Customer Service, Alaska Airlines

Brett Catlin

Vice President, Loyalty, Alliances and Sales, Alaska Airlines

Tiffany DeHaan

Vice President, Strategy, Analytics and Transformation, Alaska Airlines

Emily Halverson

Vice President, Finance, AAG Controller and Treasurer

Dave Mets

Vice President, Flight Operations, Alaska Airlines

Justin Neff

Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Management, Alaska Airlines

Todd Sproul

Vice President, System Operations, Alaska Airlines

Ryan St. John

Vice President, Finance, Planning and Investor Relations, Alaska Airlines

 Neil Thwaites

Regional Vice President, California, Alaska Airlines

Max Tidwell

Vice President, Safety and Security, Alaska Airlines

Matt Prainito

Vice President, Inflight Operations, Alaska Airlines

Brooke Vatheuer

Vice President, Audit Programs, Alaska Airlines

Don Wright

Vice President, Maintenance and Engineering, Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines Regional Vice Presidents

Marilyn Romano

Regional Vice President, Alaska, Alaska Airlines

Daniel Chun

Regional Vice President, Hawai‘i, Alaska Airlines

Horizon Air Executives

Jason Berry

Horizon Air President



Horizon Air Vice Presidents

BJ Colby

Vice President, Finance and Resource Planning, Horizon Air

Nathan Engel

Vice President, Maintenance and Engineering, Horizon Air

Shelly Parker

Vice President, Inflight and Station Operations, Horizon Air

Carlos Zendejas

Vice President, Flight Operations, Horizon Air

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