SKYW - SkyWest, Inc.

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SkyWest, Inc.

444 South River Road
St. George, UT 84790
United States

Full Time Employees14,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Russell A. ChildsCEO, Pres & Director703.05k1.85M1968
Mr. Robert J. SimmonsChief Financial Officer495.12k1.64M1963
Mr. Wade J. SteelChief Commercial Officer466.68k613.53k1976
Mr. Michael B. ThompsonChief Operating Officer of Sky West Airlines370.27k527.27k1976
Mr. Eric J. WoodwardChief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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. As of December 31, 2018, it provided scheduled passenger and air freight services with approximately 2,770 total daily departures to various destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean; and had a fleet of 596 aircraft available for scheduled service. The company operates its flights as Delta Connection, United Express, American Eagle, or Alaska under code-share arrangements. It also offers regional jet service to airports in the United States, as well as Mexico and Canada; 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 October 4, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; 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.