Jesse Mason

Jesse Mason is Chairman of the Little Rock Municipal Airport Commission.  Chairman Mason is Director of Cooperative Education at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and was a key player in the development of the academic program from its inception in 1992. Mason has served as Vice President of the Cooperative Education and Internship Association (Region V 1993-1995).

  • Post Graduate Studies, California State University (Hayward)
  • B.S., Economics, AM & N College (1960)
Awards, Honors, Distinctions:
  • Inducted into the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Hall of Fame (2011)
  • AM & N/UAPB Sports Hall of Fame (2007)
  • Elected to the Little Rock Board of Directors (1992-1996)
  • Vice Mayor, Little Rock (1993 –1994)
  • United States Air Force
Community Involvement:
  • Former Vice Chairman, Little Rock Port Authority Board
  • Board of Trustees, Arkansas Arts Center
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers
  • Southeastern Regional Cooperative Education Conference (SERCEC)
  • National Society for Experiential Education (NSEE)
  • UAPB State and National Alumni Association
  • Letter “A” Club
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
  • Team Captain, Black Men United, Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure
  • Former Board Member, St. Vincent Health System
  • Former Chairman, City of Little Rock Education Commission
  • Former Chairman, Education and Community Affairs, Little Rock Chamber of Commerce
  • Former Chairman, Little Rock Housing Authority

Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport
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