Assistant Director, General Aviation Airports
Clark County Department of Aviation
Ben Czyzewski has worked for the Clark County Department of Aviation since 2008 and now serves as Assistant Director, General Aviation Airports, overseeing North Las Vegas Airport, Henderson Executive Airport, Jean Sport Aviation Center, and Perkins Field in Overton. During his tenure with the Department of Aviation, Czyzewski has secured more than $25 million in grants from the Federal Aviation Administration for improvements to general aviation airports, and worked with local, state and federal entities to improve overall safety at general aviation airports in Southern Nevada.
In the decades prior to joining the DOA team, Czyzewski held high-level positions in the aviation industry, working for airline companies such as US Airways, America West Airlines, and Western Pacific Airlines.
Czyzewski holds an International Airport Professional accreditation from Airports Council International and Airport Certified Employee designation from the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE). He has also completed the Clark County Management Academy and is a member of the U.S. Contract Tower Association.
Czyzewski earned an associate’s degree in aviation business administration, and a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical studies from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.