Our airport is committed to operating a safe and clean airport. We are working closely with our County, State, and Federal Emergency Management, Public Health, and Organizational partners to proactively monitor the impacts of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. 

AIRPORT AUTHORITY BOARD

Policy and general oversight of GFIA are the responsibility of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority Board, a seven-member body comprised of Kent County commissioners, Kent County citizen members, and one citizen member from a county other than Kent in West Michigan combined statistical area, each serving staggered three-year terms.

Members of the Airport Authority Board may be contacted through the Authority's Administration Offices.

BOARD MEMBERS

* Denotes Kent County Commissioner

Dan Koorndyk
Chairman
Floyd Wilson, Jr.
Vice Chairman
Operations & Marketing Committee Chair
Birgit Klohs
Roger Morgan*
Doug Small
Peter Beukema

2021 Meeting Notices, Minutes & Agendas

The Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority (GFIA) complies with the Open Meetings Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. If accommodations are needed, please contact gfiainfo@grr.org at least three (3) business days prior to the scheduled meeting. While every effort will be made to accommodate the request, the ability to do so depends on several variables outside the control of the Ford Airport Administration Office.

All GFIAA meetings are held on Wednesdays at 8:30 am using Microsoft Teams. Attendees may also call in using the phone number and access credentials provided within the meeting's agenda.

Please note that the minutes of the GFIAA Board will not be posted until they are officially approved at a later meeting date.

Airport Authority Board Schedule (2021 Dates)    
Dates Time Agenda Call In Information
January 13 8:30 am Click Here For Agenda

 

January 27 8:30 am    
February 24 8:30 am    
March 31 8:30 am    
April 28 8:30 am    
May 26 8:30 am    
June 30 8:30 am    
July 28 8:30 am    
August 25 8:30 am    
September 29 8:30 am    
October 27 8:30 am    
November 17 8:30 am    
December 15 8:30 am    

 

Finance Committee Schedule (2021 Dates)    
Dates Time Agenda Call In Information
January 27 7:30 am    
February 24 7:30 am    
March 31  7:30 am    
April 28 7:30 am    
May 26 7:30 am    
June 30 7:30 am    
July 28 7:30 am    
August 25 7:30 am    
September 29 7:30 am    
October 27 7:30 am    
November 17 7:30 am    
December 15 7:30 am    

 

Operations & Marketing Committee Schedule (2021 Dates)    
Dates Time Agenda Call In Information
January 20 8:00 am Click Here For Agenda

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February 17  8:00 am    
March 24  8:00 am    
April 21  8:00 am    
May 19  8:00 am    
June 23   8:00 am    
July 21  8:00 am    
August 18  8:00 am    
September 22  8:00 am    
October 20 8:00 am    
November 10 8:00 am    
December 8 8:00 am    

GFIA Authority Board & Committee Meeting Minutes

The Minutes from each of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority Board and Committees can be found below. Minutes will not be posted for a meeting until they are officially approved at a later meeting date.

Please note, that in order to view GFIA's Minutes, you will need to have Adobe Acrobat. It may be downloaded from the company's website, or by clicking here.

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