December 20, 2023 – Warwick, RI – Rhode Island Airport Corporation’s (RIAC) Chief Legal Counsel & Chief of Staff, Brittany Morgan, has been recognized by Airport Business Magazine’s “40 under 40” as one of the airport industry’s up and coming young professionals working to make a positive impact in our nation’s aviation system.
“This recognition is a tremendous honor for both Brittany and the Rhode Island Airport Corporation,” said Iftikhar Ahmad, President and CEO of RIAC. “Brittany is highly intelligent and loves aviation and the airport field. She leads by example and demonstrates a tremendous work ethic. She joined as an attorney, but in the last five years, she has achieved a command of all diverse topics in the airport field. She is an inspiration to young professionals who may otherwise be intimidated by the complexity of our business.”
In accepting the honor, Morgan said she is dedicated to the mission of connecting people through aviation and envisions making a lasting impact on her organization by contributing to its transformation and serving as a mentor to the next generation of aviation professionals. “The airports that I support through my work at RIAC are my home airports. I am a lifelong Rhode Islander so there is an incredible sense of pride in growing and improving our airports,” she said.
Airport Business Magazine publishes an updated list of the top “40 under 40” each year to recognize up and coming professionals, as well as the accomplishments of current and future airport leaders. With the aviation industry facing numerous challenges, recognizing up and coming professionals is considered vital for the growth and improvement of the aviation industry.
About Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport: A convenient and low-cost gateway to New England, Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) has a large catchment area with 7.5 million residents within 90 minutes of the airport. It attracts passengers from nearby Massachusetts and eastern Connecticut. PVD is located just outside of Providence, Rhode Island. Well known for ease of traveler access, affordable parking, and faster security lines, Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport is frequently named as one of USA TODAY’s “Readers’ Choice Best Small Airports” and has earned further distinction as a “Top Three” airport in Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Awards”. Most recently, Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport was named one of the Top 3 Airports in the U.S. and Top Ten in the World by the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards for 2023. More information is available at https://flyri.com/.