Disadvantaged Business Enterprise


Lake Tahoe Airport (TVL) is a participant in the USDOT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program. 

As a part of the program, the Airport is developing a DBE participation goal for the projects listed below. In establishing the proposed goal, the Airport shall consult with minority, women’s, and general contractor groups as well as community organizations who can share information on the availability of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on opportunities for DBE’s, and the recipient’s efforts to establish a level playing field for the participation of DBE’s.

FY 2022,2023, & 2024 DBE Three Year Goal Methodology Report

Lake Tahoe Airport DBE Directory

Comments on the DBE goals can be sent to the following:

Mark Gibbs, A.A.E.
Airport Manager
Lake Tahoe Airport (TVL)
1901 Airport Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Tel: (530) 542-6182
Cell: (530) 208-8074
Fax: (530) 544-6366
Email Mark Gibbs


Shaun Bouy
Equal Opportunity Compliance Specialist
Western-Pacific Region
Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Civil Rights
Email: Shaun.A.Bouy@faa.gov
Cell: (267) 702-5190
Address: 777 S. Aviation Blvd., Suite 150, El Segundo, CA 90245

Resources for DBE Contractors, Consultants, and Suppliers

Federal Resources

Code of Federal Regulations Title 49, Part 26 at www.ecfr.gov

US Small Business Administration at www.sba.gov

Data Universal Numbering System "DUNS" Numbering System - Contractors, Consultants, and Suppliers should have a DUNS number in order to particiapte in Federally-funding contracting opportunities. Information is at www.sba.gov/content/getting-d-u-n-s-number

Federal Reserve's List of Minority-Owned Financial Institutions at www.federalreserve.gov/releases/mob/current

CALTRANS & Other State Resources

For information on certified DBE and SB firms contact the California Unified Certification Program (CUCP) Information at www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/ucp.htm

Database of Certified DBE firms at www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/find_certified.htm

Aerial of Airport