Mesa Air Group, Inc. named Brad Holt as its new Senior Vice President of Flight Operations. Holt brings over 30 years of industry experience and will oversee the company's flight operations, including pilot training, and report directly to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Brad Rich.
Holt began his career as a pilot for SkyWest Airlines before becoming its Vice President of Flight Operations, a position he held for 16 years. He later became President and Chief Operating Officer of Atlantic Southeast Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. When Atlantic Southeast merged with ExpressJet in 2010, Holt led the integration of the two companies and remained President and COO of ExpressJet until 2015.