Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
D. Scott Sheldon has served as our chief financial officer since 2010. Mr. Sheldon oversees all accounting, tax and financial reporting and financial planning and analysis as well as inflight operations, the operation control center and customer operations. As such, Mr. Sheldon oversees all front-line employees who are day-to-day touch points for Allegiant customers. He is also responsible for the Company's insurance and risk management. Mr. Sheldon served as our principal accounting officer from 2007 until 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Sheldon served as our director of accounting from 2005 and as our accounting manager from 2004 until 2005. From 2001 until 2004, Mr. Sheldon worked in public accounting for the Perry-Smith, LLP regional public accounting firm in Sacramento, California. Mr. Sheldon is a certified public accountant.
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) today reported preliminary passenger traffic results for September 2017 and third quarter 2017.
"In September, Hurricane Irma significantly impacted operations throughout our Florida network," stated Scott Sheldon, EVP, chief financial officer and chief operating officer. "From September 6–12 we cancelled more than 455 flights, which represents over eight percent of our schedu...