Des Moines Airport Authority Leadership

The Des Moines Airport Authority is composed of five citizens appointed by the Mayor of Des Moines and approved by the Des Moines City Council. The Authority Board works to improve the quality of air service and make air travel to and from Des Moines more convenient and pleasurable.

The DSM Airport Authority Board holds regular meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. CT in the Board Room, 2nd Floor, Main Terminal. See the schedule below. For more information, call Mary Benson at (515) 256-5100, or send us a message.

2024 Regular Board Meeting Schedule

Authority Board Members

Jake Christensen, Board Chair

Christine Lauridsen Sand, Board Vice Chair

Ross Dickinson, Secretary/Treasurer

Mark Feldmann, Member

Jessica Feeney, Member


Meet the Airport Directors