Airport Advisory Committee

The Airport Advisory Committee was established by the County Board to advise the Director of Operations and the County Board on policy and programs of the Airport.  The Committee’s purpose is to enhance the Airport and to provide opportunities for involvement by individuals with aviation and business knowledge and experience.

All Airport Advisory Meetings are held at 4:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month unless otherwise scheduled.  Meetings are in the Airport Services Center’s 2nd floor conference Room.  To attend via Zoom, please see information below.

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Nov 12, 2020 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Airport Advisory Meeting
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +16465588656,,81144859651#  or +13017158592,,81144859651#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 811 4485 9651
International numbers available:

Airport Advisory Committee

Download the pdf for more contact information.

General AviationVito L Carello Sr., Secretary(906) 204-2593
AirlinesSteve Rodgers (906) 346-8107
At-LargeRobert Muelle, Vice Chair(906) 869-2880
At-LargeChris Sholander(906) 284-3797
Sawyer Control TowerFrank Rosado, Chairman(906) 372-9208
Fixed Based OperatorWalter Paegel(906) 346-3397
County CommissionerKaren Alholm(906) 249-1095
Staff - Sawyer Airport - Director of Operations/Airport ManagerDuane DuRay(906) 346-3308 ext. 3138
Staff - Sawyer Airport - Assistant Airport ManagerMegan Murray(906) 346-3308 ext. 3131


Meeting Minutes

Click on the date to view or download a PDF. For past minutes, please contact the advisory committee.

*Special Board Meeting


*Earlier agendas have been archived.  To obtain a copy of an earlier agenda, please contact Sawyer International Airport Administration.

*Earlier meeting minutes can be obtained by contacting Sawyer International Airport Administration.