Mike Youngs

Vice President – Information Technology Services, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Mike Youngs

Vice President – Information Technology Services, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Biography

Michael Youngs is the Vice President of Information Technology Systems at Dallas Ft Worth International Airport (DFW.)   In this capacity, he provides business and customer-focused technology leadership for the continued development of an innovative, robust, and secure technology program supporting the complex business and operational needs of DFW International Airport.  The primary responsibilities include support for application delivery and development, IT infrastructure and services, information security and compliance, enterprise systems, and client support services.

Youngs represents DFW’s information technology interests by participating in industry associations such as the American Association of Aviation Executives and Airport Council International as a member of the Business and Information Technology Working Group.  Mr. Youngs also participates locally in the “Technology Ball” helping to raise funds for STEM education while providing networking opportunities for leaders in the DFW Information Technology Community.  Mike was awarded the prestigious DallasCIO “Orbie” for Technology Leadership in 2024.

Prior to joining DFW, Youngs spent 25 years in information technology roles.   Most recently as the Deputy Director for Technology at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.  Mr. Youngs holds a master’s degree in Geographic Information Systems from Michigan State University.