Airports Policy Branch

Mission

The Airports Policy Branch is responsible for developing policy and procedures for the implementation of the Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) Program by airports, airlines, and the FAA. In addition, the Branch works with Airports Regional and District Offices to prepare Final Agency Decisions (formerly Records of Decision) on PFC applications. The Branch is also responsible for Letters of Intent, analysis of airport industry financial conditions, benefit/cost analyses for airport development projects, and innovative financing under the Airport Improvement Program (AIP).

The COVID Program Section resides under the Airports Policy Branch.  This Section overseeing the implementation ad operations of the COVID-Relief Grant Programs.  There are three programs, Airport Coronavirus Response Grant Program, Airport Rescue Grants, and CARES Act Grants.

General Inquiries

  • Phone: (202) 267-3831
  • Fax: (202) 267-5302
Airports Policy Branch
Name Position Telephone Responsibilities
Carlos Fields Manager    
Jane Johnson Management and Program Analyst (202) 267-5878
  • PFC Program
  • PFC Program Point-of-Contact (POC) - Southern, Western-Pacific, and Eastern Regions
  • PFC Bankruptcy
  • Competition Plans
  • Covered Airport List
Neil Kumar Financial Analyst (202) 267-8817
  • PFC Program
  • PFC Program POC - Great Lakes and Northwest Mountain Regions
  • Benefit-Cost-Analysis (BCA)
  • Letter of Intent (LOI)
  • PFC Monthly Reporting
  • Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs)
Amanda Shotto Financial Analyst (202) 267-8744
  • PFC Program
  • PFC Program POC - Alaskan and Southwest Regions
  • BCA
  • LOI
  • Competition Plans
Rawley Vaughan Management and Program Analyst (202) 267-0554
  • PFC Program
  • PFC Program POC - Central and New England Regions
  • BCA
  • LOI
  • Competition Plans

 

APP-511 COVID Programs Section
Name Position Telephone Responsibilities
Dan McKinney Manager (202) 267-8956
  • COVID Programs Office
Arlene Draper Grant Program Analyst (424) 405-7302
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Development Addendum Application Processing
  • Grant Period of Performance Review
  • Invoice Review for O&M
Holly Dixon Grant Program Analyst (202) 267-8822
  • Special Grant Programs
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Development Addendum Application Processing
  • Grant Period of Performance Review
  • Invoice Review for O&M
Emma Carpenter Grant Program Analyst (202) 267-8171
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Concessions Rent Relief Program Point of Contact
  • Review Concessions Plans
  • Support O&M Invoice Review
Genesis Rivera Management and Program Analyst (202) 267-6501
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Point of Contact Inactive Grants
  • Annual Reporting
  • Tracking and Data Analysis
Gonca Santos Program Assistant (202) 267-0942
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Grant Close-outs
  • Invoice Review O&M
Jay Small Airport Program Specialist (202) 267-8775
  • COVID Grant Programs
  • Development Addendum Reviews
  • Invoice Review for O&M

 

Last updated: Monday, March 11, 2024