Carteret County - Beaufort Airport Authority

The purpose of the Carteret County - Beaufort Airport Authority is to manage the operation, maintenance and improvement of air services and facilities for the use, convenience, and benefit of the air traveling public. The Authority shall seek to improve the economy, safety, and welfare of Carteret County and shall promote the airport in the communities it serves.

Statutory Authorization: Senate Bill 186 / SL 2019-121
Member Specifications: 7 members
Term: 2 year
Compensation: None

Meeting Date: Fourth Thursday of the Month
Meeting Time: 6 p.m.
Meeting Place: Michael J. Smith Field, 180 Airport Road, Beaufort, NC 28516
*Meeting dates & locations subject to change

Contact: Jesse Vinson, Airport Manager at (252) 728-1928 or Kristen Sanner, Business Manager.

Member NameDesignationTerm Expiration
Scott EvansTown of Beaufort AppointmentAugust 31, 2022
Pat JoyceChairmanSeptember 30, 2022
William Parker

March 16, 2023
Dr. Robert ColesTreasurerJune 30, 2023
Thomas Higgins
August 31, 2023
Jon Brearey
August 31, 2023
John FloydVice-ChairmanAugust 31, 2023