Capt. Russell “Russ” Sklenka, Executive Administrator
Capt. Russ Sklenka (FedEx Express) serves as ALPA’s executive administrator, directly supporting the ALPA president. Based in Memphis, Tenn., he flies the MD-11.
Capt. Sklenka previously served as an ALPA executive vice president. He has also served FedEx Express ALPA as a Master Executive Council representative and the Scope/Successorship Committee chair.
Capt. Sklenka was an F-14 pilot in the U.S. Navy for nine years and spent four years as a reservist. He earned a BA from the University of Florida and also attended the Naval School of Aviation Safety. He currently resides in Atlanta, Ga., with his wife and children.