Airport Commission

The seven-member commission makes recommendations to the City Council regarding the municipal airport's physical growth, economic development, proposed land use relating to leases and fixed-base operations and establishment of policy for airport operations.

Meetings are usually held the second Wednesday of every month
6:30 p.m., at the Chandler Airport Terminal, 2380 S. Stinson Way

Meeting Minutes

These minutes are fully searchable within each year by using the "Find Feature". For prior years meetings not listed please contact the Clerk's Office at 480-782-2181.


Requirements: Seven members (three-year term); qualified elector; resident for one year preceding appointment; one member must be resident of the Sun Lakes community. One Councilmember is appointed to the commission as an ex officio member to serve as a liaison between the Commission and the City Council.

The term of each member shall be for three years, and each member shall serve until his/her successor is appointed and qualified. Any vacancy in office during the term shall be filled by the Mayor with approval of the Council for the unexpired term.


Members (7) Term Expires Date Appointed
Mike Backman 05-01-2020 12-12-2019
James Symonds 05-01-2020 08-10-2017
David Sperling 05-01-2020 05-24-2012
Dave Siegel 05-01-2021 04-12-2018
Sherri Koshiol 05-01-2021 04-30-2015
Christopher Hawley 05-01-2022 08-08-2019
Alicia Kruse 05-01-2022 04-11-2019
Councilmember René Lopez, Ex-Officio    

Staff Liaison
Chris Andres
Airport Administrator