JetBlue Appoints Jill Eshbaugh as Carrier’s New Vice President, Airports Experience
JetBlue has announced the appointment of Jill Eshbaugh at the airline’s new Vice President, Airport Experience. Eshbaugh joins JetBlue following a 25-year career with United Airlines, most recently serving as V.P. Employee Relations and Engagement.
On Monday (April 24, 2023), JetBlue announced the appointment of Jill Eshbaugh as the airline’s new Vice President, Airport Experience. In her new role, Eshbaugh will be responsible for day-to-day oversight of airport operations across JetBlue’s over 100 destinations across the U.S., Canada, Latin America, the Caribbean, the U.K. and Europe. She will be reporting to Warren Christie, JetBlue’s Head of Safety, Security, Fleet Operations, Airports, and JetBlue University. Ms. Eshbaugh joins JetBlue following a 25-year career with United Airlines, where she served most recently as Vice President, Employee Relations and Engagement. Previous positions with United include Managing Director, Airport Operations, domestically as well as in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India. She started her career as a frontline Airport Agent for United at Chicago O’Hare.
In Monday’s announcement, JetBlue’s Warren Christie, said,
“We’re excited to welcome Jill and her significant airline experience to JetBlue. Her nearly three decades as a leader in our industry will be a tremendous asset as we continue to grow our network while focusing on operational excellence and delivering exceptional customer service with the best team in the business.”
Also commenting on her new role with JetBlue, Jill Eshbaugh, added,
“I’m thrilled to be joining JetBlue at this exciting time for the airline. I look forward to getting to know the airports team and working collaboratively with them to run an operation we can all be proud of, and to make JetBlue an even greater place to work.”
Ms. Eshbaugh is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the Valparaiso University School of Law.
JetBlue is ‘New York’s Hometown Airline®’ and a leading carrier in Boston (BOS), Fort Lauderdale (FLL), Los Angeles (LAX), Orlando (MCO) and San Juan (SJU). The airline carries guests to over 100 destinations across the U.S., Caribbean, Latin America, the United Kingdom (London Heathrow and Gatwick), Paris (from June 29, 2023), and Amsterdam (from late summer 2023). JetBlue Airways Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol JBLU.