Gilbert D. Mook ’67

Gilbert D. (Gil) Mook retired in 2000 as the Senior Vice President and COO of America West Airlines. Prior to that, Mr. Mook was the Senior Vice President of Air Operations for Federal Express. Mook joined Federal Express in 1983, where he served as Senior Vice President-Central Support Services. Prior to joining Federal Express, Mr. Mook was a program manager with General Dynamics. A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Mook also holds an MBA from the University of Colorado. A decorated Vietnam veteran, Mr. Mook served in the Air Force as a fighter pilot for 10 years including an assignment as a member of the Air Force Thunderbirds.