MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE
JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
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Contact: Mary Beth Murrill
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 2, 1999
Fred C. McNutt has been appointed as the chief financial
officer of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.,
JPL Director Dr. Edward C. Stone announced today.
As chief financial officer, McNutt will have responsibility
for overall fiscal operations of JPL including finance, the
controller's office, acquisition and management of the prime
contract under which JPL is operated for NASA by the California
Institute of Technology (Caltech).
McNutt received a master's degree in business administration
from the University of Southern California and has more than 25
years financial experience encompassing budgetary control,
governmental compliance, financial planning, payroll and
accounting. His most recent position was as the vice president
and controller for a division of the Raytheon Corporation.
Earlier, he served as corporate vice president and controller for
Hughes Aircraft Company.
JPL is managed for NASA by Caltech, Pasadena, Calif.