The Columbus Regional Airport Authority, operator of John Glenn Columbus International (CMH) and Rickenbacker International (LCK), announced that Mario Wong Jr. has been hired as its new chief financial officer.

Wong brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role, including roles as vice president, corporate controller and treasurer overseeing corporate development. At the authority, Wong will lead the accounting and finance teams, and oversee the business development functions, including parking and ground transportation, air service, concessions and real estate.

“I am pleased to welcome Mario to our leadership team,” said Joseph Nardone, authority president and CEO. “His extensive experience will help ensure our continued financial success as CRAA looks to the future. I am confident Mario’s expertise will enhance these dynamic areas of our organization serving our growing and evolving community.”