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 Napa County Airport Advisory Commission

The Napa County Airport is permitted to operate under the State of California, Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration, and functions under the authority of the County Board of Supervisors.The Airport Advisory Commission (AAC) serves as the Airport policy advisory board. 

The AAC consists of ten voting Commissioners and one non-voting liaison Commissioner.  Seven of the voting Commissioners represent the general public, one represents the Napa Chamber of Commerce, and one represents a commercial aviation operator located on Airport Property.  The non-voting liaison Commissioner is appointed to represent and provide liaison with the Napa County Conservation, Development and Planning Commission.

AAC meetings are held on the first Monday every other month (except August & December) at 12:00 p.m. The meeting location and agenda are published 3 days prior to the meeting, and are available in the Airport Office and on the Airport’s website.

Napa County Airport Advisory Commission Bylaws 

Commission Quick Facts

Number of Members: 11
Length of Term: 3 years
Special Experience Required: None
Regular Meeting Time & Place: First Monday of every month (except August & December) 12:00 p.m., Napa County Airport – 2030 Airport Road 
Liaison Department and contact: Napa County Airport, Airport Administrative Assistant – 707-253-4300

Airport Funding

The Napa County Airport operates under an Enterprise Fund accounting model which means it is fully self-supporting through fees and tenant revenue, receiving no County General Fund monies.

Commission Members:

Name (District)


Thornton Bunch, Jr. (3)

General Public

Jack Bergin (4)

General Public

James “Bo” Barrett (3)

General Public

John Kempkey (4)

Napa Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Edward Shenk (5)

General Public

Todd Walker (2)

General Public

Mark Willey (4)

Commercial Aviation Operator Located at Airport

Jim Lyon (3)

Napa Airport Pilot’s Association

Bruce McLean

General Public

Tom Feutz (4)

General Public

Mike Basayne

Liaison between Airport Advisory Commission

and Planning Commission


Agendas and Minutes 


 Meeting Date    Agenda    Minutes  
June 5th, 2017 Agenda Minutes
July 10th, 2017 Agenda Minutes
September 11th, 2017           Agenda Minutes
October 2nd, 2017 Agenda Minutes
November 6th, 2017 Agenda  

Additional Agendas Available Upon Request.