People: Allegiant Travel Co (ALGT.OQ)
Mr. Gary Ellmer is the Lead Independent Director of Allegiant Travel Company. Mr. Ellmer is an Independent Director of Allegiant Travel Company, since May 2008. Mr. Ellmer served in senior management positions for ATA Airlines from 2006 until February 2008, serving as chief operating officer from September 2007 until February 2008. ATA filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April 2008. Mr. Ellmer has served as the president and chief operating officer of Executive Airlines/American Eagle Caribbean from 2002 until 2006. From 1998 until 2002, he served in various officer positions for American Eagle Airlines, Business Express Airlines and WestAir Commuter Airlines. Mr. Ellmer’s service as chief operating officer of three airlines, and more than 27 years of experience in the airline industry, provide significant experience with regard to airline operations to support a conclusion that he should continue to serve on our board.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||40,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||136,100|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||176,100|