Edward H. Bastian is president of Delta Air Lines and a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Ed directs a team focused on maintaining Delta’s solid financial position, growing revenues and strengthening the airline’s global network.
Stephen E. Gorman is executive vice president and chief operating officer of Delta Air Lines. He is responsible for Airport Customer Service; Corporate Safety, Security and Compliance; Delta Connection; Delta Global Services; Flight Operations; In-Flight Service; Operations Control Center; Supply Chain Management; and Technical Operations.
Paul A. Jacobson has been senior vice president and chief financial officer for Delta Air Lines since March 2012. Previously he was senior vice president and treasurer for Delta from November 2007. He has held several positions since he joined Delta as an analyst in the finance division in 1997.
Under Ben’s leadership, Delta has played a key role, alongside the industry association Airlines for America (A4A) in advocating for U.S. policy changes to allow the nation’s airlines to compete effectively in a global marketplace.
Holden Shannon is senior vice president – Corporate Strategy and Real Estate.
Most recently, Holden served as senior vice president – System Operations and Real Estate at Continental Airlines, where he had a distinguished 15-year career.
John E. "Ned" Walker joined Delta as senior vice president and chief communications officer in November 2008.
Ned joined Delta after retiring from a distinguished 21-year career in corporate communications at Continental Airlines. Under Ned's leadership, Continental became recognized as a leader in internal and external communications.