The City of Fresno Aviation Department has named Francisco Partida as assistant director of aviation for Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) and Fresno Chandler Executive Airport (FCH).
Partida is an experienced airport executive with 18 years of professional aviation experience, most recently working in an executive role at Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) in Brownsville, Texas.
“We are very excited to welcome Francisco to Fresno as the newest member of our Airports Department team,” said Henry Thompson, Fresno director of aviation. “Francisco was selected amongst several candidates and proved to be the outstanding individual to fill this all-important role. His valuable industry knowledge and leadership style will further our continued focus to grow Fresno’s airports.”