Cheryl Davies LAX port director
US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) hosted a change of command ceremony to formally instate Cheryl Davies, formerly assistant port director, passenger operations, as port director for the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
She will oversee Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS), and John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California, as well as air cargo operations in Ontario, Palm Springs, San Bernardino, Victorville and Van Nuys.
As LAX area port director, Davies will lead the resumption of international travel, the congressionally mandated advancement of facial biometrics and the consolidation of air cargo with the country's first dedicated air centralised examination station (Air-CES), among other critical initiatives. (cj)