The city of Chandler appointed Ryan Reeves as airport manager for the Chandler Municipal Airport, according to a Dec. 14 news release from the city.

Reeves has more than 20 years of air and land management experience, previously serving as the airport coordinator for the Buckeye Municipal Airport, and as customer service manager and general manager for Lux Air Jet Centers at the Phoenix-Goodyear Airport, according to the city.

Prior to his new role as airport manager, Reeves was the airport business coordinator for Chandler Municipal Airport since August 2019 and has been part of the finalization and adoption of the updated Chandler Municipal Airport Master Plan.

“I am excited to welcome Ryan to his new role as airport manager,” City Manager Josh Wright said in a statement. “His knowledge of the aviation industry is second-to-none, and he has proven himself an outstanding leader who can capably execute the mayor and City Council’s bold vision for Chandler Municipal Airport.”