The Bartow Municipal Airport Development Authority members, elected to the Bartow City Commission, serve three year terms.

Current Airport Authority Board Members are:

  • Chairman-  Leo Longworth

  • Vice Chairman-W.H. "Billy" Simpson

  • Secretary- Warren P. "Pat" Huff

  • Member- James F. Clements

  • Member- Trish Pfeiffer

The Authority's Executive Director, Airport Attorney and City Manager are appointed officials.

  • Executive Director- John Helms


  • Airport Attorney- Sean R. Parker

  • City Manager- George A. Long

  • Assistant Secretary- D. Michelle Sestile