Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria

The Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria (MAAP) is a municipal corporation created under the laws of the State of Illinois. With a total operating budget of approximately $5.7 million, MAAP owns and operates two airports: the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport on the southwest edge of the City of Peoria, and the Mt. Hawley Auxiliary Airport on the northern edge of the city. The General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport currently provides first-rate airline service to major connecting hubs and exciting vacation destinations. Air freight service is provided by UPS serving Central Illinois with daily flights to major freight hubs. General Aviation is served by Byerly Aviation at PIA and by the Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria at Mount Hawley Airport. For further information, please contact Airport Staff.

Board of Commissioners

Karen Jensen

Karen M. Jensen, Chairman

At Large Appointment by State Legislators Term: 6/13/2013–6/12/2018
pending

Erik M. Fehl, Commissioner

Appointed by Mayor of Bartonville Term: 06/13/2014–06/12/2019
Michael Landwirth

Michael Landwirth, Secretary/Treasurer

At Large Appointment by State Legislators Term: 6/13/2014–6/12/2019
Stephen Roehm

Stephen C. Roehm DDS, Assistant Secretary/Treasurer

At Large Appointment by State Legislators Term: 4/16/2015–4/16/2020
Harold Dawson

Harold Dawson Jr., Commissioner

At Large Appointment by State Legislators Term: 5/13/2016–5/13/2021
Dean Heinzmann

Dean Heinzmann, Commissioner

At Large Appointment by State Legislators Term: 6/13/2017–6/12/2022
Gustav Krantz

Gustav Krantz, Commissioner

Appointed by Mayor of Chillicothe Term: 1/31/2017–1/30/2022
Frank Crespo

Frank Crespo, Commissioner

Appointed by Mayor of Peoria Term: 4/22/2014–6/30/2019
Garry Stella

Gary F. Stella, Commissioner

Appointed by Mayor of Peoria Heights Term: 6/12/2016–6/13/2021