Brian D’Amour

Interim Airport Director

Brian is a licensed Professional Engineer with over 20 years of municipal and consulting engineering experience. He is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Civil Engineering. Brian began working for the City of Santa Barbara in 2007 as a Project Engineer in the Public Works Department. Prior to his time with the City of Santa Barbara, Brian served in various private and public sector roles working in New York, Vermont, and New Hampshire.

Prior to transitioning to Interim Airport Director, Brian spent nearly 15 years working for the City’s Public Works Department including over 5 years as City Engineer.  As Interim Airport Director, Brian is responsible for providing executive leadership to the Airport Department’s program areas of Property Management, Facilities, Business Administration, Operations, Security, and Capital Projects. 

Brian lives in Santa Barbara with his wife, son, and daughter.  They enjoy being together outdoors doing such things as riding down State Street or hiking up a peak in the high Sierra.