Vice President, Planning and Operations
San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
Ms. Shafer-Payne is Vice President of Planning and Operations at the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority. In her capacity as Vice President of Planning and Operations, Angela is responsible for airside and landside operations, public safety and security, ground transportation, planning, land use planning and environmental. Ms. Shafer-Payne oversees a 53 million dollar budget and 100 employees. She has been with San Diego International Airport (SDIA) since 1995. Prior to her appointment to Vice President, Angela was the staff lead for the creation of an independent airport authority in 2002. Ms. Shafer-Payne received a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Airport Administration from the University of North Dakota and she holds an Instrument Rated Pilot’s License.