BOB TORTI, AIRPORT DIRECTOR
Bob joined the North Texas Regional Airport team in March of 2018. His aviation career began in 1965 at Westchester County Airport in White Plains, New York. After graduating from Fordham University in 1970, he began his career the U.S. Air Force flying world-wide reconnaissance where he served as an Aircraft Commander and Aircraft Instructor.
Following his military service in 1977, Bob joined Southwest Airlines, to man their forth aircraft; as a Check Airman in the B-737, 200, 300, 500, 700, and the 737. Bob Spent his last 12 years as the Senior Director of Flight Training.
Living the Southwest Airlines culture for 34 years, Bob plans to bring "Outstanding Customer Service" to NTRA and help the Airport grow into one of the top airports in the Metroplex.
KRISTY SHELBY, ASSISTANT AIRPORT DIRECTOR
Kristy started at NTRA back in October of 2015 and hit the ground running. As the Assistant Airport Director, Kristy is always interacting with our tenants and transient customers. Kristy's duties include account receivables & payables, tracking the Airport budget, payroll and assisting the Airport Director when needed.
A Pottsboro native, Kristy received her Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from Southeastern Oklahoma State University and enjoys spending time with her husband and son.