Mr. Skiados has served as an aviation industry consultant for more than fifteen years, with a focus on advising volunteer boards of directors on proper governance procedures and effective and efficient responsibilities, conflict resolution and strategic planning. Prior to retiring in June 2009, Mr. Skiados served as the Executive Director of the Air Line Pilots Association. Prior to Executive Director, Mr. Skiados served as the Association’s Director of Communication. Mr. Skiados is the recipient of the Richard W. Taylor Industry Award and the Paul Whalen Education Award. Mr. Skiados has successfully completed the Wharton Executive Development Program at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and attended the University of Maryland.