AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Mark Reis

Mark Reis

Graduation Year: 1975
Degree Earned: Environmental Education
Institution: Western Washington University

Mark Reis is the managing director of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, the 15th busiest passenger airport in the nation. Reis has been instrumental in SEA-TAC’s progress toward sustainability, from employing the herd of goats to munch through invasive plants and manicure the airport lawn, to the radar, lasers and pyrotechnics to keep birds out of the flight path. SEA-TAC was recently named Most Progressive Airport by PETA. He is vice-chair of Airports Council International – North America; a member of the founding board for Aviation High School; and a member of WWU Huxley College’s advisory committee.