Ms. Ostreicher has been with Sky Harbor since 1996 and was appointed Assistant Aviation Director in 2015. In this role she oversees the Air Service Development, Government Relations, Technology, Planning, Environmental, Public Relations departments.
Deborah serves on a variety of community and industry boards and is an Emeritus board member of New Pathways for Youth, supporting homeless children in this community. In 2016 she was recognized as one of Arizona’s Most Outstanding Women, and in 2017 as one of Arizona’s Most Influential Women. Prior to that she won the highly-coveted Athena Award for excellence in business, mentoring and community outreach. She also received the National Child Labor Committee’s Lewis Hine award for her work with children.
In addition to aviation, she is passionate about the arts, travel and effective communication. Before joining the airport, Deborah spent a decade working in Europe and the Middle East, holding positions that included Marketing Director for MicroAge Computers Central Europe and Marketing Manager for Prince Charles in London.
She earned her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Maryland and her MBA in International Business from the American University in Washington, D.C.