The Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport Authority today named the airport’s vice president of operations as Lovell Field’s interim chief executive.
Terry Hart, 50, who has been at the airport for four years, will take over day-to-day operations at the airport on Nov. 8.
Jim Hall, vice chairman of the airport authority, said a search committee will be formed to find a permanent CEO to fill the vacancy created by the resignation last week of Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport President Mike Landguth.
Landguth, a 12-year employee at Chattanooga’s airport, is taking the top job at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport in North Carolina next month.
Mike Pare, the deputy Business editor at the Chattanooga Times Free Press, has worked at the paper for 27 years. In addition to editing, Mike also writes Business stories and covers Volkswagen, economic development and manufacturing in Chattanooga and the surrounding area. In the past he also has covered higher education. Mike, a native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Florida Atlantic University. he worked at the Rome News-Tribune before ...