David Harvey

Vice President

Southwest Business

Vice President

David Harvey has been with Southwest Airlines® since 1999 in various roles across Technology, Corporate Strategy, Commercial Planning, Network Planning, Business Development, and Corporate Sales department. He presently proudly serves as Vice President of Southwest Business.

David is currently on multiple boards and appointments related to the Travel Industry including being a Representative Member of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Advisory Committee on Travel and Tourism Infrastructure (NACTTI) chairing the Solutions to Barriers in Improving Critical Infrastructure (SBICI) Subcommittee. Additionally, he holds advisory positions with Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) and Business Travel News (BTN). In 2019, BTN named Dave among the 25 Most Influential People in Business Travel.

He received his BBA from UT Austin in Management Information Systems and both his MBA in Operations Management and MS in Organizational Strategy from UT Dallas.

He has five sons that keep him active outside of Southwest, and a beautiful wife that is an educator and writer.