Kathy Davis was appointed to the Indianapolis Airport Authority board by Mayor Joe Hogsett in 2019. Davis was the 48th lieutenant governor of Indiana, and the first woman to serve in that office. Davis previously served as controller for the City of Indianapolis, secretary of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, and state budget director. She started her career managing manufacturing operations for Cummins Engine Company. Davis serves on several boards including Lumina Foundation for Education, the Indianapolis Foundation and the Central Indiana Community Foundation. She currently owns Davis Design Group LLC., and is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Business School.