Airport Authority


Oversees the Operations and Management of the Airport.


  • Time:  Regularly scheduled meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. on the 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Location: Meetings are held at the Airport Administration Building located at: 988 Sky Drive, Joseph A. Hardy Connellsville Airport, Lemont Furnace, PA 15456


  • Sam Cortis
    Term Expires: January 5, 2026
  • Tom "Bill" Gerke
    Term Expires: January 4, 2027
  • Philip Holt
    Term Expires: January 3, 2028
  • Joseph Maher
    Term Expires: January 1, 2029
  • Kenneth McClellend
    Term Expires: January 6, 2025


Members have a term duration of 5 years.

Authority Vacancies


Photograph of entrance to main building of the Joseph A. Hardy Connellsville Airport

Contact Us

Bud Neckerauer, Airport Manager

Phone:  (724) 628-2276


Address:  988 Sky Drive, Lemont Furnace, PA 15456 

Website: Joseph A. Hardy Connellsville Airport