Karl Von Hagel at Cobb County International Airport, February 2021

Born in 1964, Karl Von Hagel grew up in Ohio. He works as the airport manager at Cobb County International Airport, a position he’s held since 1993. Before arriving in Georgia, Von Hagel held airport management positions in Michigan and Ohio. He has a bachelor’s degree in aviation transportation from Ohio State University. Von Hagel has overseen the transformation of Cobb County International Airport from a small regional runway to a global corporate airport.

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