Michael Phemister

Michael Phemister

Michael Phemister is the Vice President of Treasury Management at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and has been employed at DFW since 1999. In his tenure at DFW, he has been responsible for 32 bond issues totaling in excess of $10 billion. In addition he has structured and issued bonds for a consolidated Rent-A-Car Facility in 1999 and for the construction of a Grand Hyatt Hotel in 2001. In addition to managing the Airport’s debt, he is also responsible for the management of $2.8 billion of cash and investments, management of a $450 million retirement plan and for the management of federal grants and Passenger Facility Charges.Prior to coming to DFW Airport, he was the Chief Financial Officer for the City of Rockwall, TX and prior to that the CFO for the City of Forest Hill, TX. He has a total of 35 years’ experience in the municipal arena.Mike has a Bachelor Degree in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington and is a passionate sailor who hopes to someday search for new adventures on the seven seas.