JetBlue Appoints 2 Independent Board Members

JetBlue Airways announced the appointment of two independent directors to the company’s board of directors. The new directors, who were already approved by the board, are B. Ben Baldanza and Sarah Robb O’Hagan.

Mr. Baldanza held executive positions at Continental Airlines, Northwest Airlines, and US Airways and most recently served as CEO at Spirit Airways. Ms. Robb O’Hagan is CEO of Flywheel Sports, an indoor-cycling company whose resume includes marketing director at Virgin Atlantic Airways.

The addition of the two new directors brings the number of directors on the board to 11. Ten of those are independent.