Southwest Airlines has appointed Chris Monroe as its new treasurer.
Monroe succeeds former Southwest treasurer Scott Topping, who left the airline in 2011. In this position, he will provide leadership, direction, and support for the treasury department.
He has served the airline in various roles including senior financial analyst, manager cargo finance, purchasing contract negotiator, director ground operations planning, and financial planning controller.
In 2007, Monroe moved to the treasury department as director corporate finance and was promoted to assistant treasurer in 2011.