JetBlue Strengthens Leadership Team with Operational & Finance Appointments

JetBlue has announced several appointments to its leadership team.

Ursula Hurley has been named Vice President, Structural Programs. The role was formerly held by Steve Priest prior to his appointment as JetBlue’s Chief Financial Officer in February 2017. She joined JetBlue in 2003 and has held a number of finance roles, most recently as Director of the airline’s structural cost program which is set to generate $250-$300 million in cost savings by 2020.

Santiago Martello will join the airline on August 2, 2017, as Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A). The role was previously held by Tracy Lawlor, now Vice President, Strategy and Business Development. Martello joins JetBlue from Honeywell International where he has worked in a number of finance positions since 2005. Most recently he was Director, Business Analysis and Planning.

David Jehn has joined JetBlue as Vice President, Operational Planning and Analysis. This role was previously held by Glenn Cusano, now Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasury. Jehn’s airline career spans over 25 years and, prior to his move to JetBlue, he was Managing Director, Scheduling, at United Airlines.