Executive leadership

Updated September 2018

This is an image of Brad Tilden

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Alaska Air Group

This is an image of Ben Minicucci

President and Chief Operating Officer of Alaska Airlines

This is an image of Brandon Pedersen

Executive Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Alaska Air Group

This is an image of Andrew Harrison

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines

Executive Vice Presidents

  • Shane Tackett - Executive Vice President, Planning and Strategy

Vice Presidents

  • Ann Ardizzone - Vice President, Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain Management
  • Chris Berry - Vice President, Finance and Controller
  • Diana Birkett Rakow - Vice President, External Relations
  • Jeff Butler - Vice President, Inflight and Call Center Services
  • Annabel Chang - Vice President, Bay Area 
  • Mark Eliasen - Vice President, Finance and Treasurer
  • Kevin Ger - Vice President, Revenue Management
  • Charu Jain - Vice President and Chief Information Officer
  • Shane Jones - Vice President, Airport Real Estate and Development
  • Kurt Kinder - Vice President, Maintenance and Engineering
  • John Kirby - Vice President, Capacity Planning
  • David Kuhl - Vice President, Information Technology Services
  • Kyle Levine - Vice President, Legal, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
  • Greg Mays - Vice President, Labor Relations
  • Wayne Newton - Vice President, Airport Operations and Customer Service
  • David Oppenheim - Vice President, Sales
  • Andy Schneider - Vice President, People
  • Todd Sproul - Vice President, System Operations
  • Max Tidwell - Vice President, Safety and Security
  • Sangita Woerner - Vice President, Marketing