Board Members and Meeting Minutes

OWAA Board Members

Oscoda Wurtsmith Airport is owned and operated by Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Authority (OWAA or the Airport Authority). This local inter-governmental agency has been established pursuant to the authority granted by Michigan PA 206 of 1957. The five (5) incorporating municipalities that make up this Airport Authority include; Iosco County, Alcona County, Charter Township of AuSable, Charter Township of Oscoda and Greenbush Township.

Board Members

Kevin Boyant Representing Alcona County
John Swise Representing Alcona County- At Large  
Kevin Beliveau Representing Charter Township of AuSable
Rob Huebel III Representing Iosco County
Dave Dailey Representing Greenbush Township 
Mike Munson Representing Iosco County- At Large 
Bill Palmer Representing Charter Township of Oscoda

OWAA Board Agenda's and Meeting Minutes

LDFA Board Members

On behalf of OWAA, the Charter Township of Oscoda has established a Local Development Finance (LDFA). This LDFA has been established in accordance with provisions of Michigan Public Act 281 of 1986 as amended by Public Act 290 of 2012. The powers of the LDFA include capturing future tax increment revenue from property taxes being paid by businesses operating on the Airport. Those revenues will be utilized for implementing public improvement projects within the boundaries of Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport. 

Board Members

Jamie McGuire, Chairman Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Treasurer of Charter Township of Oscoda
Tony Ommani, Vice Chairman Appointed by Oscoda Area Schools Board of Education also President of Board of Education Oscoda Area Schools 
Rob Huebel III, Treasurer Appointed by Iosco County Board of Commissioners also Commissioner of Iosco County
Greg Schulz, Secretary Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Member of the Charter Township of Oscoda Zoning Board of Appeals
John Briggs Appointed by Oscoda Area Schools Board of Education also Chairman of the Alpena Community College Board of Trustees
Leisa Sutton Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Clerk of Mikado Township
Seth Alda Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Dean of Students at Oscoda Area High School
Don Nolan Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Airport Tenant from Kalitta Air
Christine Rogel Appointed by Charter Township of Oscoda also Citizen of Charter Township of Oscoda
Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Authority Staff 
Jamie Downes, OWA Airport Manager
Brenda McNeill, Executive Assistant
Jack Brown, Assistant Airport Manager

2023 LDFA Meeting Schedule

Meeting are scheduled to start at 4pm. Third Tuesday of the month. Meetings are conducted in the Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Conference Room which is located at 3961 east Airport Drive. During 2021 these meeting dates are scheduled as follows:

Thursday: March 9, 2023 4:00PM EST
Thursday: June 8, 2023 4:00PM EST
Thursday: September 14, 2023 4:00PM EST
Tuesday: December 12, 2023 4:00PM EST

LDFA Board Agenda's and Meeting Minutes