"Few people can match the compassion and professionalism Jill brings to a team," said Philipovitch. "Her leadership and attention to detail with the most crucial issues has shone time and time again. Flight attendants spend more time with our customers than anyone else and face myriad challenges every day, all of which are critical to get right. Jill's experience and her commitment to supporting team members make her the perfect fit for this important role."About American Airlines GroupAmerican Airlines and American Eagle offer an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries. American has hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C. American is a founding member of the oneworld ® alliance, whose members serve more than 1,000 destinations with about 14,250 daily flights to over 150 countries. Shares of American Airlines Group Inc. trade on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol AAL. In 2015, its stock joined the S&P 500 index. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines.