Wally Devereaux is currently the Senior Director of Cargo and Charters for Southwest Airlines. He started his career with Southwest in February, 1992 as a Customer Service Agent at Dallas Love Field. Since that time, he has served in various roles at Southwest Airlines in the Ground Operations, Public Relations and Marketing Departments.
Wally joined the Cargo Management team in August 1999 as the National Account Manager where he spent seven years working with Southwest’s largest cargo Customers. He held a variety of positions in the Cargo organization before being promoted to his current role 2013.
Wally was the proud recipient of the Airforwarders Association’s 2007 James Foster Memorial Award for exhibiting the highest level of professionalism and dedication in advancing the causes and concerns of the Airforwarders Association and the airfreight industry. Additionally, Wally serves on the board of directors for the Center for Logistics Education and Research at the University of North Texas, and is also a member of The International Air Cargo Associations Education and Research Committee.
He’s a 1991 graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington, and currently resides in Colleyville, Texas with his wife and two daughters.