Mark Van Tine held numerous positions at Jeppesen, including serving as its chief information officer, before being named CEO in 2002. In 2012, he became the President and CEO of Boeing's new Digital Aviation organization and led a team of more than 3,800 employees. He retired in 2016.
Mark is an active contributor to the general aviation community. He sits on the boards of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association, GAMA, and the Experimental Aircraft Association. He also chairs the Jeppesen Aviation Foundation, which honors legacy of Captain Elrey B. Jeppesen by supporting educational institutions, organizations, and students in the aviation community.
In 2009, he served as GAMA's chairman and for the last five years has chaired the association's Security Issues Committee.
Encouraging youth to become the next generation of aviation leaders is Mr. Van Tine's greatest passion. Mark was honored at the 9th Annual Awards with the “Aviation Industry Leader of the Year Award”.