Airport Advisory Committee


  • 12:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Tuesday of the month (as called)
  • Airport Conference Room
    Memorial Airport
    31201 Bryan Circle
    Pueblo, CO 81001


The Airport Advisory Committee consists of 11 members that serve without compensation. One member consists of a commercial service operator located at the airport based on input from the consortium of commercial service operators. Committee members are appointed to 3-year terms, with the exception of the commercial service operator, who serves a 1-year term.

Todd Engel, Comm Serv OperJuly 31, 2024
Janet Schraner
September 30, 2025
Michael OcchiatoSeptember 30, 2025
Kenneth Sanchez
September 30, 2025
Nathanael DinsmoreSeptember 30, 2025
Walter Ross Jr., Chair
September 30, 2026
Peter Quinby
September 30, 2026
Vicente Martinez Ortega January 31, 2024
Heather Graham January 31, 2024
Zach Swearingen, County CommissionerJanuary 31, 2024
 July 31, 2021
 July 31, 2021

Committee Functions

  • The Airport Advisory Committee was created and established by the Pueblo City Council as an advisory committee to City Council on September 13, 1999. The functions of the Committee are as follows:
  • To create a community awareness program as to the availability and use of air service at Pueblo Memorial Airport
  • To investigate, evaluate, promote, and recommend programs for commercial airlines and general aviation services at Pueblo Memorial Airport
  • To make periodic reports with respect to its activities to the City Council and the Board of County Commissioners of Pueblo County, Colorado
  • For additional information regarding this board, please contact Jayme Riddell (719) 553-2741

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