Policy and general oversight of GFIA are the responsibility of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Board, a seven-member body appointed by the Kent County Board of Commissioners. The Airport Board comprises three Kent County commissioners and three Kent County citizen members, and one citizen member from a county other than Kent in the West Michigan combined statistical area, each serving staggered three-year terms.
Gerald R. Ford International Airport Board meetings are open to the public. Upcoming meeting dates are:
Committee meetings are held in the Golden Eagle Room on the mezzanine level of the airport passenger terminal building. Board meetings are held in the International Room on the first floor of the airport passenger terminal building, unless otherwise indicated.
For minutes of earlier Airport Board meetings, please follow the guidelines for completing a FOIA request.