AAAE CEO Search Now Open

Alexandria, VA - Applications are now being accepted for the position of Chief Executive Officer of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), following Charles "Chip" Barclay's March 27th announcement that he will retire from the position effective December 1, 2013.

The position requires intellect, vision, strong leadership skills, and an ability to work closely with the association's board of directors, regional chapters and staff. Successful candidates should demonstrate the far-sighted leadership necessary to set the overall direction of an established dynamic organization that has significantly influenced the aviation industry of the United States for the past 80 years.

Qualified candidates may visit for more detailed information and to apply for the position. Only applications submitted through the AAAE CEO Search site will be considered.

The open application period will be Monday, May 6, 2013 through the close of business on Friday, June 7, 2013. The website will be available for applications during that time only. Applicants must submit a cover letter (one page), a resume (two pages), and four references (one page). Candidates who submit incomplete applications or fail to comply with posted requirements will not be considered. AAAE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The search is being conducted internally by a designated Search and Selection Committee. Please contact Gwen Basaria at 703-824-0500, ext. 187 with any questions or if you require assistance.