Message From The Board of Directors of the Montgomery Airport Authority

Message From The Board of Directors of the Montgomery Airport Authority

The Board of Directors of the Montgomery Airport Authority today announced that Executive Airport Director Marshall J. Taggart, Jr. has resigned from his position effective May 31, 2021.

Willie Carter will assume the day-to-day roles as the Executive Airport Director for Montgomery Regional Airport effective May 31,2021. A search process for a permanent Executive Airport Director will be announced in the near future.

“Montgomery Regional Airport continues to provide quality, convenient air travel for travelers throughout the River Region and beyond and the active, engaged Airport staff are to be commended for their tireless work to provide these services,” said Robert Gould, chairman of the Board of Directors of the Montgomery Airport Authority. “We appreciate Marshall’s service to Montgomery Regional Airport.  The Board of Directors and I look forward to following his career as it progresses and wish the Taggart family success in all endeavors.”

“Serving as Executive Airport Director for the Montgomery Regional Airport has been the most rewarding professional challenge of my career, and I leave with a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment,” stated Marshall J. Taggart, Jr., “I am leaving to be with my immediate family and finish my academic research related to my dissertation.  I am extremely thankful for the support and guidance provided by the Montgomery Airport Authority’s Board of Directors and employees over the last 2 years as Montgomery Regional Airport achieved much success.”

MGM is committed to delivering a world-class customer experience. Montgomery Regional Airport
offers non-stop flights to Atlanta, Georgia (ATL); Charlotte, North Carolina (CLT); and Dallas, Texas
(DFW). MGM currently serves the region with four daily flights by American and five daily flights by
Delta. For more information on the airport, visit