Icema Gibbs is the director of corporate social responsibility at JetBlue. Gibbs is responsible for JetBlue’s corporate citizenship, working to enhance the company’s brand platform through global cause marketing and philanthropic initiatives. Through her leadership, JetBlue’s award winning Corporate Social Responsibility efforts have been recognized and applauded in the United States and abroad. Gibbs is one of JetBlue’s founders, having been with the airline long before it took to the skies. She joined the company in August 1999 as Director of JFK Operations. She is a founding board member of the City University of New York’s Aviation Institute at York College and serves on the boards of Greater Jamaica Development Corporation and the New York Council of Airport Opportunity. Additionally, she serves on the board of Do Something.org; a national not-for-profit web-based company that inspires and supports young people changing the world. She is also a member of the Greater New York Chapter of The Links, Inc. Gibbs is a native of Queens, New York, where she lives today with her daughter, also named Icema.