Deputy Director of Commercial Strategy
Sacramento County Airport System
Linda Beech Cutler is the Deputy Director of Commercial Strategy for the Sacramento County Airport System. She is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of the Mercy Foundation. In 2010, the Foundation and Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), which operates the local Mercy hospitals, awarded $1.2 million in grant funding to 35 nonprofit organizations in Nevada, Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties. Before assuming her current leadership post, Cutler was vice president, Corporate Responsibility for GenCorp, parent company of Aerojet and Easton Development Company, president of the GenCorp Foundation, and chairman of the Aerojet and GenCorp PAC, the Company's political action committee.
Active in the community, Ms. Cutler is the immediate past chair of the Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce. She is also a member of the boards of the California Capital Air Show; the Folsom Chamber and the Folsom Economic Development Corporation and Department of Tourism, and the Sacramento Area Trade and Commerce Organization (SACTO) as an ex-officio representative, and a member of the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission, representing Sacramento County, District 3. Ms. Cutler is a graduate of the American Leadership Forum.
A graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, Ms. Cutler holds a bachelor's degree in political science, and completed professional development course work at the University of California at Berkeley, Hass School of Business.