Jordan to replace Lamb as Southwest Airlines Executive VP of Corporate Services

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) Executive Vice President of Corporate Services Jeff Lamb has decided to leave the Company to assume a leadership position at Highland Homes, the airline said.

Lamb´s last day at Southwest will be June 30.

Bob Jordan, currently Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, will assume the role of Executive Vice President of Corporate Services effective July 1.

In his new role, Jordan will be responsible for the People Department, Southwest University, Airport Affairs, Culture Services, Diversity & Inclusion, and Corporate Facilities. Jordan will report to Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Gary Kelly.

The company also announced that Andrew Watterson, currently Senior Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer, will be promoted effective July 1 to Executive Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer.

Dallas, Texas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) operates a network of 101 destinations in the United States and eight additional countries with more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season. Its 54,000 employees serve more than 100 million customers annually.