Wade Davis is the new director of airports for the Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and the Shreveport Downtown Airport (DTN), the Shreveport Airport Authority announces this week.

Davis most recently served as executive director of the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority in New York and was instrumental in expanding Ogdensburg International Airport (OGS) from Class III to Class I.

Davis also served as senior financial analyst at MeadWestvaco Specialty Paper from 1999 to 2006.

Davis was appointed to the SHV role following a national search conducted by ADK Consulting & Executive Search, a retained executive search firm.