Bruce Atlas, Chief Operations Officer. Bruce Atlas joined the Authority in August 2016 and brings over a decade of aviation experience and a comprehensive knowledge of ONT.
Bruce worked for Southwest Airlines from 1998 to August 2016, most recently as Southwest’s ONT station manager for the past 12 years. Prior to that, he was the deputy station manager for Southwest at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and during this period, the station was highly awarded, including winning the company’s “Station of the Year”, “Top Performing Station” and other honors. Bruce’s expertise includes airport station management, ground handling, administration, security/safety operations, infrastructure management and customer service. His strong business skills include meeting budget goals and key performance indicators, organizational development, team leadership and strong interpersonal skills.