TEMPE, AZ—US Airways Group has named Elise Eberwein senior vice president for corporate communications. Eberwein retains responsibility for the airline’s media relations, employee communications and investor relations, and assumes new responsibilities for customer relations and cultural integration.
Eberwein joined America West—which recently merged with US Airways to create the fifth largest domestic airline, in 2003 as vice president of corporate communications. Prior to that, she was vice president, communications for Denver-based Frontier Airlines. Her 20 years of aviation experience also includes serving as director, corporate communications for Colorado Springs-based Western Pacific Airlines, and serving in a variety of capacities with Trans World Airlines.
She began her career as a flight attendant.