Massport is governed by a seven member Board. Five members are appointed by the Governor of Massachusetts and one is appointed by the Massachusetts Port Authority Community Advisory Committee to staggered terms of seven years each. The Secretary of Transportation and Chief Executive Officer of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation serves as an ex officio member of the Board. All members serve without compensation.
Board members must be residents of Massachusetts.
Massport's Chief Executive Officer serves at the pleasure of the Board and is responsible for implementing the Board's decisions and carrying out its agenda with the assistance of Massport's executive staff.
Board of Directors
board meeting schedule and draft agenda. Massport's Executive Staff
John P. Pranckevicius, Acting CEO Joel A. Barrera, Director of Strategic and Business Planning
Alaina Coppola, Director of Community Relations & Government Affairs
Brian M. Day, Director of Labor Relations/Labor Counsel
Thomas M. Domenico, Acting Chief Information Officer
Virginia Bennett Flynn, Director of Internal Audit
Edward C. Freni, Director of Aviation
David M. Gambone, Chief Human Resources Officer
Andrew Hargens, Chief Development Officer
José C. Massó, III, Director of Policy
Catherine M. McDonald, Chief Legal Counsel
Jennifer B. Mehigan, Director of Media Relations
Reed A. Passafaro, Acting Chief of Staff
Harold H. Shaw, Chief Security Officer Houssam H. Sleiman, Director of Capital Programs & Environmental Affairs
Anna M. Tenaglia, Acting
Chief Financial Officer and Finance/Secretary-Treasurer Kenneth L. Turner, Director of Diversity & Inclusion/Compliance and Acting Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing
Lisa S. Wieland, Port Director