Brian Gillman rejoined Mesa in September 2013 as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Gillman currently oversees the Legal, Contracts, Risk Management and Properties/Facilities departments at Mesa Airlines. Gillman also has responsibility for the company's Human Resources department which includes the benefits, staffing, HRIS and employee relations functions. From February 2011 to September 2013, he served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel at Global Aviation Holdings Inc. From 2001 to February 2011, Brian was a key member of Mesa's executive team, serving as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. From 1996 to 2001, Gillman was Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Vanguard Airlines, Inc. in Kansas City, Mo. From 1994 to 1996, he served as a corporate and securities law associate in the law firm of Stinson, Mag & Fizzell, P.C. (now known as Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP), Kansas City, Missouri.
Mr. Gillman received his Juris Doctorate with High Distinction and B.B.A. in Accounting with Distinction from the University of Iowa in 1994 and 1991, respectively.