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San Antonio (February 27, 2020) – San Antonio Airport System welcomes Jesus Saenz, Jr. as the new Director of Airports. Saenz is a 24-year veteran of airport management. He arrived in San Antonio from Houston, Texas where he was the Chief Operating Officer for the Houston Airport System. In that role, Saenz oversaw all aspects of the management of William P. Hobby Airport, George Bush International Airport and the Houston Spaceport. His experience includes leading operations, maintenance, safety, security, budget management and capital improvement projects.
Saenz has been working with the San Antonio team for almost two weeks. His top priorities include the Airport Master Plan, air service development, capital improvement projects and enhancing the overall customer experience. As Director of Airports, Saenz will lead teams at both San Antonio International Airport and the Stinson Municipal Airport.
“This new position is an opportunity to work with an amazing team and share some of my experiences from working at one of the largest airport systems in the country. San Antonio is a very diverse and growing city and the airport should meet the needs of our travelers.” said Jesus Saenz, Director of Airports, San Antonio Airport System.
He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Science from the University of Houston. He also received the International Airport Professional Accreditation.