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SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)

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SkyWest, Inc.

444 South River Road
Saint George, UT 84790
United States
435 634 3000

Full Time Employees14,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Russell A. ChildsCEO, Pres & Director1.41M1.75M1968
Mr. Robert J. SimmonsChief Financial Officer834.98kN/A1963
Mr. Eric J. WoodwardChief Accounting Officer447.24kN/A1972
Mr. Wade J. SteelChief Commercial Officer807.71k318.02k1976
Mr. Michael B. ThompsonChief Operating Officer of Sky West Airlines537.23k250.79k1976
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


SkyWest, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates a regional airline in the United States. The company operates through two segment, SkyWest Airlines and SkyWest Leasing. It also engages into leasing aircraft and spare engines to third parties. As of December 31, 2019, the company provided scheduled passenger and air freight services with approximately 2,300 total daily departures to various destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and provides airport customer and ground handling services for other airlines throughout its system. SkyWest, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in St. George, Utah.

Corporate Governance

SkyWest, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 9, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.