The Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport Authority hired a new executive director.
Nicolas Diehl will take over the position on May 22, bringing with him 10 years experience from the West Virginia Department of Commerce. His most recent position was as executive director of the Jefferson County Development Authority (JCDA).
The position is new and will focus on the marketing and oversight of the airport and its resources.
In addition to his time with the JCDA and the Department of Commerce, Diehl worked with United Way of Southern West Virginia and was executive director of Valley College.