ABOUT VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS AIRPORT

administrative and operations information

Board Members

Stephen M. Quilty

  • Member
  • District C-11 Madison
  • Avondale Road, Abingdon, VA 24211
  • (276) 619 0977
  • Appointed - 07-01-18
  • Term Expires - 06-30-22

Ben Jenkins

  • Member
  • District F-11 Tyler
  • 11472 Goose Creek Rd, Bristol, VA 24201
  • (423) 416-7566
  • Appointed - 07/01/19
  • Term Expires - 06/30/23

Benjamin A. Puckett

  • Vice President & Treasurer
  • District D-11 Monroe
  • 13352 Prices Bridge Rd, Glade Spring, VA 24340
  • (276) 608-1829
  • Appointed - 07-01-19
  • Term Expires - 06-30-23

Daniel I. Ruble

  • Assistant Treasurer
  • District B-11 Jefferson
  • 19144 Moulin Street, Abingdon, VA 24210
  • (276) 698-6140
  • Appointed - 07-01-19
  • Term Expires - 06-30-23

Frank Sims

  • Chairman
  • District G-11 Wilson
  • 23112 Virginia Trail, Bristol, VA 24202
  • (423) 361-2971
  • Appointed - 07-01-20
  • Term Expires - 06-30-24

Dr. Ellison Conrad

  • Assistant Secretary
  • District -A-11 Harrison
  • 490 Court Street, #27, Abingdon, VA 24212
  • (276) 628-9141
  • Appointed - 07-01-18
  • Term Expires - 06-30-22

Dr. James E. Baker

  • Secretary
  • District E-11 Taylor
  • 32026 Hollyfeild Rd, Damascus, VA 24236
  • (276) 492-4944
  • Appointed - 07-01-20
  • Term Expires - 06-30-24

Virginia Highlands Airport Staff

Mickey Hines

  • Administrative Staff
  • Airport Manager
  • mhines@vahighlandsairport.com
  • 276-628-2909

Kristy Miller

  • Administrative Staff
  • Executive Assistant
  • kmiller@vahighlandsairport.com
  • 276-628-2909

Amber Miller

  • Administrative Staff
  • Administrative Assistant
  • amiller@vahighlandsairport.com
  • 276-628-2909

Brandon Cross

  • Operations Staff
  • Linesman Supervisor
  • bcross@vahighlandsairport.com
  • 276-628-6030

Linesmen

  • Ethan Barlow
  • Robert Morrison
  • Gordon Whitted
  • Lucas McCraw

Jason Mann

  • Maintenance Technician
  • jmann@vahighlandsairport.com
  • 276-628-6030

Groundsmen

  • Bobby Fields

Agendas

Minutes

Mission Statement

The Virginia Highlands Airport Authority’s mission is to represent Washington County, Virginia in a professional, responsible and businesslike manner while serving the best interests of all of the citizens of Washington County and to promote commercial, economic and industrial development. The Airport Authority will plan, develop, operate and maintain premier air transportation facilities to serve Washington County and the surrounding area. The highest levels of safety, convenience and efficiency will be used to accomplish this mission.

Adopted by The Virginia Highlands Authority, March 9, 2009

Meeting Location

Regular Board Meeting | Second Monday of each month at 6:00 P.M. If for any reason a Regular Board Meeting is canceled, the meeting will be held at 6:00 P.M. on the following Wednesday.

Regular Meeting Location | Virginia Highlands Airport
18521 Lee Highway
Abingdon, Virginia 24210