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Our senior management team supports the goals of our customers and our Company, leveraging over 150 years of combined airline operating experience in both passenger and cargo operations. ​

John Dietrich John Dietrich
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlas Air Worldwide
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlas Air, Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Air, Inc.
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John DietrichJohn Dietrich​​
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlas Air Worldwide
President and C​​hief Executive Officer, Atlas Air, Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Air, Inc.

John Dietrich became President & Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Air Worldwide and Atlas Air, Inc., its primary operating subsidiary, in January 2020. He was also elected to the Atlas Air Worldwide Board of Directors at such time. Prior to January 2020, he served as President of Atlas Air Worldwide from July 2019 to December 2019 and President and Chief Operating Officer of Atlas Air, Inc. from October 2014 to December 2019. Atlas Air Worldwide is a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services. Mr. Dietrich is also President & Chief Executive Officer of Southern Air, Inc., an airline acquired by Atlas Air Worldwide in 2016.

Mr. Dietrich has over 30 years’ experience in all facets of aviation and airline management. He serves as Chairman of the National Defense Transportation Association. He also sits on the Board of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., a joint venture airline with DHL Express, and the Board of AACT, a Korean joint venture for warehouse and ground handling services.

Mr. Dietrich joined Atlas Air Worldwide in 1999 as Associate General Counsel and in 2004 was ​​promoted to Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary. In that role, he also had responsibility for Human Resources and Corporate Communications.

Prior to joining AAWW, Mr. Dietrich spent 13 years at United Airlines, seven of those as a litigation attorney. At both United and AAWW, he was responsible for providing legal counsel to all levels of management and served as an advisor on issues related to labor relations, employment and commercial litigation.

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Adam R. Kokas​ ​Adam R. Kokas
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Atlas Air, Inc.
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Patricia Goodwin-PetersPatricia Goodwin-Peters
Vice President, Human Resources
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James ForbesJames Forbes
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Southern Air, Inc.
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Steve Turner Steve Turner
Director, Flight Operations, Southern Air, Inc.
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Spencer Schwartz Spencer Schwartz
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Atlas Air Worldwide
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Michael Borkowski​​ ​Michael Borkowski
Assistant Secretary and Senior Attorney, Atlas Air, ​Inc.
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