Airport Advisory Board

Established by Action of the Board of County Commissioners on June 6, 1994



Bruce Ray   (Glaspell)                          

12/21/2009 12/31/2017
Pat Blackwelder (Carey)   12/19/2011 12/31/2017
Tom Busker  (Isler)

12/19/2011 12/31/2017
Allen Head   (B Swartz)
Matthew Skinner   (Stewart)          Telluride 12/21/2009 12/31/2018
John Reams          West End 12/21/2009 12/31/2018
David Romero  (Nicholson)          City Rep
2/2/2009 12/31/2017
Mike Nelson  (Oberto)

1/11/2008 12/31/2016
Eva Becker Doyle  (Reece)            Ouray 1/11/2008 12/31/2016

The Airport Advisory Board (AAB) is comprised of up to nine members serving at the will of the Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) for the purpose of advising the BOCC on all of the following:

  • Airport marketing and public relations programs;
  • Long range land use and facility planning;
  • Airport development projects and their assignments as presented by the BOCC for the benefit of the public and those affected by decisions made at the BOCC level; and
  • Airport Rules and Regulations.
This board advises and assists the Director of Aviation on issues that will further interregional representation and cooperation necessary to enhance the airport’s level of service to the public.  Members are chosen on their willingness to be active participants and to assist the airport in committee-related tasks. The AAB shall also serve as the focal point for all other committees, councils, or organizations in their efforts to enhance the image and utilization of the Montrose Regional Airport and Nucla Hopkins Field.
Terms are for three (3) years and members are eligible for reappointment after their first term.
Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. at the Montrose County Board Room, 161 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose. Meeting dates and times are subject to change.