Chris Pappaioanou

Senior Vice President
Legal, Labor & Employment

Christopher Pappaioanou joined Envoy in 2015 to oversee the airline’s Legal, Labor and Employment teams.

Chris’ background combines both legal and airline operational experience. Prior to joining Envoy, Chris served as Senior Vice President, East Coast Operations for Mesa Airlines, overseeing hub operations in Charlotte (CLT), Dulles (IAD) and Chicago (ORD). Previously Chris served as President of go! Airlines, responsible for the overall operational and financial performance of the Hawaii-based airline.

Chris’s holds an MBA from Yale University, a Juris Doctorate from Indiana University School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in Corporate Financial Management from Ball State University. With degrees from Ball State University. Chris began his career as an attorney in positions of increasing responsibility, specializing in labor, employment and business development. D Magazine recognized Chris as Outstanding In-House Counsel in 2021 for his professional achievements at Envoy.