Kevin Foley Kevin Foley joined the Des Moines International Airport team in June 2008 as its properties administrator transitioning to deputy aviation director in January 2009 and then to the assistant executive director position in 2011. He accepted the position of executive director in February 2014. Prior to joining the Airport, Mr. Foley served as an associate professor of aviation for the University of Dubuque. His professional experience also includes several key management roles with Dubuque Regional Airport from 1992–2000 and a stint as a corporate pilot. Kevin possess a Master of Business Administration degree as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management. He is a certified flight instructor and a multi-engine commercial pilot.