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The Metro Airport Staff consists of 21 talented individuals, working in 4 separate areas. Each employee has numerous years experience not only on this Airport, but in the aviation community. The majority of our staff have been with the Airport for well over 5 years and some of our valued employees have been member's of this organization for more than 10 years.
The Airport is the 4th busiest in Colorado and strives to focus on customer service, safety and a business-friendly environment. The Airport Director, Kenny Maenpa, and his staff are committed to ensuring that pilots, passengers, and business executives enjoy their visit to the Denver area and are able to access an operationally safe and efficient airport, 24-hours a day, 7-days a week in any weather condition.
This dedicated airport staff has received numerous awards and national recognition including airfield safety and snow removal operations. In fact, the Airport received the Balchen Post Award for Outstanding Achievement for Snow and Ice Control at a Large General Aviation Airport in 2003-04, 2006-07, and 2009-10. In 2002 and 2006, the Federal Aviation Administration awarded the Airport its prestigious "Outstanding Achievement" award for Runway Safety.
Kenny has managed the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport as Airport Director since 2005 after serving as the Assistant Airport Manager. He has an in-depth knowledge of the Airport’s planned development, business opportunities, FAA regulations, operations, community, aviation business and the Airport’s sponsor - Jefferson County. With a diverse background in customer service, aviation, airline business, and airport administration that total 24 years, Kenny has the dynamic leadership to get the job done and think outside the traditional airport business model in order to be a success. A graduate of Metropolitan State College in Denver with a B.S. in Aviation Management and a Minor in Business, Kenny started his professional aviation career with America West Airlines before his long-term successful endeavor into airport management. Prior to taking his position with Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, Maenpa worked for three (3) other Colorado airports; Centennial Airport, Garfield County, and Eagle County Airport in aviation management. Kenny grew up in Denver, CO - went to Thomas Jefferson High School and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management from Metropolitan State College in Denver. He has completed Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting training, Advanced Safety Operations School, Airline Management, basic EMT training and is a Certified Member of the American Association of Airport Executives.
Brett has a vast knowledge of Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport as he has served many functions over the past 20 years with the Airport. As the Operations and Maintenance Manager, Brett has a complete understanding of Airfield design, FAA regulations and community relations and has been able to bring all three of those functions together in order to operate a safe and efficient airport. Brett is certified by the American Association of Airport Executives as an Airport Certified Employee, (Operations). Under his leadership, the Operations and Maintenance department has been honored in winning the Balchen/Post Award for outstanding snow and ice control and the runway safety award several times.
Aubrey has been with Rocky Mountain Metro Airport in a variety of functions since 2002, including airport project development and many accounting, marketing and budgeting functions. She is a graduate of Metropolitan State College of Denver with a degree in Aviation Science and Administration with a Management emphasis and Private Pilot Minor. Currently, she is responsible for overseeing and managing the Airport’s 270+ leases and approximately 30 businesses. She is responsible for working with all new tenants and lessees through the lease negotiation process to final execution of a contract as well as managing the Airport's budget, marketing, accounting and other important administrative functions. Aubrey is the Airport’s liaison between lessees and the Jefferson County Attorney’s office. Prior to her work at RMMA, Aubrey spent 3 years working at Centennial Airport for a Part 135 operator doing marketing, sales and dispatch work. She also has several years experience working as an administrative assistant to a team of realtors. Aubrey is a proven performer whose comprehensive skill set and attention to detail benefits the airport’s management team and airport tenants.
Georgiann has been a part of the aviation industry since 2001 when she earned her Private Pilot's License in Las Vegas, NV. Her love of flying took her to the University of North Dakota,Grand Forks, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautics. In 2005, she earned a Master of Science degree in Aviation Management. Following graduation, Georgiann worked as an Airport Planner at an engineering firm in Bismarck, ND before accepting her current position as Airport Development Manager at the Rocky Mountain Metro Airport in 2007. As Development Manager, Georgiann coordinates and manages airport development, construction, and planning projects. Additionally, she is responsible for over $10 million in airport capital improvement projects annually, as well as developing the annual Capital Improvement Plan. As part of her project management responsibilities, Georgiann works closely with representatives of the Federal Aviation Administration, CDOT- Aeronautics, and the Airport tenants and users. Georgiann is also a Certified Member of the American Association of Airport Executives.
Oversees maintenance, repair, purchasing, surplus equipment, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter and snow removal team member
Maintain fleet vehicles and snow equipment, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter and snow removal team member
Building and Grounds mainentenance, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter and snow removal team member
Maintains, repairs,and upkeeps the Airfield per FAR 139 standards
Facilities maintenance, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter and snow removal team member
Building and gorunds maintenance, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter and snow removal team member
Assists with daily maintenance, operations and snow removal team member
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