About Aspen Airport

Aspen Airport
Our Mission

Delivering you to an extraordinary experience in an extraordinary place, focused on a healthy and safe environment.

Airport Guide
Airport Vision

Aspen/Pitkin County Airport Advisory Board

For questions or comments: airportadvisoryboard@aspenairport.com

Monthly Board Meetings

Airport Advisory Board Meeting Resources

Meeting NameDateAgendaMinutesRecording
September 2022 Meeting09/15/2022 AgendaRecording
AAB Retreat08/26/22 AgendaMinutesRecording
August 2022 Meeting08/18/22AgendaMinutesRecording
July 2022 Meeting07/21/22 AgendaMinutesRecording
June 2022 Meeting06/16/22Agenda
May 2022 Meeting05/19/22AgendaMinutes
April 2022 Meeting04/21/22Agenda
March 2022 Meeting03/17/22AgendaMinutesRecording
February 2022 Meeting02/17/22Agenda
January 2022 Meeting01/20/22AgendaMinutesRecording

Board Members

Airport Advisory Board Members

Voting Members:

Jacque Francis (Chair)
Meg Haynes (Vice Chair)
Bruce Gordon
Auden Schendler
Rick Heede
Valerie Braun
Howie Mallory


Mike Solondz

Barry Vaughan

EX Officio:

Clint Kinney
Sara Ott
Catherine Christoff

Operating Pillars

Our Community Values


Safety is, above all, our core value.

We aim to provide safe spaces at our facility and in all that we do.

Warm and Welcoming

We have a deep connection to this destination and you will find many characters that make this place special. We welcome you to our mountain town airport. Make yourself comfortable here.

Environmental Responsibility

Our planning team is committed to a reduction in noise and air pollution with the long term goal of a cleaner and quieter Airport.

We strive for implementing energy efficiency programs and lowering our carbon footprint.

We have respect for our natural wildlife habitat, open spaces, and natural surroundings.


Operational Efficiency

We are a reliable gateway for residents and visitors, efficient in service, time, and operations.

ASE is recognized as a Balchen Post award-winning snow removal team, this award serves as a benchmark for the gold standard of airport winter operations.

A Bright Future

Airport Planning