Mission Statement

To provide residents and businesses of Southwest Wyoming connectivity to the global economy through reliable commercial and general aviation services and to serve as critical infrastructure for economic growth and prosperity in Sweetwater County and beyond.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to continuously improve the economic development impact of the airport through collaborative partnerships. The airport will focus on safety, enhancing services and facilities, while striving to become operationally self-sustaining.

Meetings, Agendas & Minutes

Airport Board of Directors

The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport Board is a Joint Powers Board and is comprised of local leaders appointed by the City of Rock Springs and Sweetwater County. Three board members are appointed by the Sweetwater County Board of Commissioners and two are appointed by the City of Rock Springs Council. Members serve five year terms and are eligible for up to two full terms.They represent the voices in the communities of which they represent.

Chief James Wamsley

Chairman
Appointed by Sweetwater County
Member Since: 2013
Term Expires: 6/30/2023

Mr. Bret Pizzato

Vice-Chairman
Appointed by the City of Rock Springs
Member Since: 2016
Term Expires: 6/30/2022

Dr. Peter Jensen

Secretary/Treasurer
Appointed by Sweetwater County
Member Since: 2017
Term Expires: 6/30/2024

Mrs. Kelly Sugihara

Board Member
Appointed by the City of Rock Springs
Member Since: 2017
Term Expires: 6/30/2021

Mr. Pete Rust

Board Member
Appointed by Sweetwater County
Member Since: 2018
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Airport Administration

Devon Brubaker, A.A.E.

Airport Director
Devon Brubaker, originally from Lancaster County, PA, brings over 14 years of Airport Management experience to RKS. He is an Accredited Airport Executive by the American Association of Airport Executives. Devon, who has a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Dubuque and a Master of Aeronautical Science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, joined Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport in May 2015. He was named the Wyoming Airport Operators Association Airport Manager of the Year in 2017.

Shannon Lucero, C.M.

Airport Operations & Business Manager
Shannon Lucero, originally from Salt Lake City, UT, has over 8 years of Airport Administration experience at RKS. Shannon serves as the Airport Manager in his absence and is responsible for financial reporting, accounting, grants administration, and human resources for the airport. Shannon joined the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport in April 2011 with 14 years of financial management experience. She became a Certified Member of the American Association of Airport Executives in November 2017.