Be a part of the Virtual December Edition of the First Tuesday Breakfast Club! Participate in a dynamic discussion about the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority and Area Developments.
Welcome to the FIRST TUESDAY BREAKFAST CLUB, a dynamic community forum brought to you by the North Tahoe Community Alliance l North Tahoe Chamber. Our engaging presentations kick off promptly at 7:10am after introductions. Join us for a valuable opportunity to stay informed about current community news, project updates, and the latest from the influential figures shaping North Lake Tahoe's future. Moreover, you'll have the chance to actively participate in stimulating discussions that impact our region's development.
First Tuesday Breakfast Club, December 5, 2023 | 7:00am-8:30am
Daren Griffin, A.A.E.
President/CEO of the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Principal Planner at Placer County
Placer County Planning Director
7:40-8:00am: Community Discussion – Question and Answer
8:00am: NTCA Updates
8:10am: Placer County Updates and Agency Updates - Fire, PUD's, TTUSD, TTD, NTBA, TCDA, IVCBA etc.
Community Stump Speeches
Want to Share with the Community? After the presentations, we dedicate time to community 'stump speeches.' We're eager to learn about the happenings at your business or organization.
Daren Griffin, A.A.E., President/CEO
Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Daren Griffin became President and CEO of the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority on August 3, 2020, following a nationwide search. He is responsible for leading and directing the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and Reno-Stead Airport (RTS) with an annual operating budget of nearly $58 million.
Griffin has worked in partnership with the Board, airlines, and elected officials to make the biggest infrastructure investment in RNO history, known as MoreRNO. The program will expand the ticketing hall, update the road in front of the airport, construct a CONRAC/Ground Transportation Center and culminate with the building of two new concourses.
Formerly the Director of the PDXNext Program at the Port of Portland, Griffin also served the Port as Interim Director of Business Properties, Director of Operations, and General Aviation Manager. Prior to that, Griffin was the State Airports Manager for the State of Oregon and the Deputy Director of Yuma International Airport in Arizona.
A U.S. Army veteran, Griffin holds a bachelor’s degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Arizona and is an Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.). He resides in Reno with his wife and three children.