Executive leadership

Updated September 2017

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

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
  • Jeffrey Butler - Vice President, Guest and Inflight 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
  • Tom Kemp - Vice President, Flight Operations
  • Kurt Kinder - Vice President, Maintenance & 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
  • Thomas Nunn - Vice President, Safety
  • David Oppenheim - Vice President, Sales
  • Andy Schneider - Vice President, People
  • Shane Tackett - Senior Vice President, Revenue and E-commerce
  • Sangita Woerner - Vice President, Marketing