The Mojave Air & Space Port Names Todd Lindner, C.M. as Chief Executive Officer
March 19, 2021
MOJAVE, CA – The Mojave Air & Space Port has named Todd Lindner as Chief Executive Officer. He will be responsible for the strategic direction and planning of Mojave Air and Space Port, currently home to more than 50 companies engaged in flight development from light industrial to highly advanced aerospace design, flight test and research and even heavy rail industrial manufacturing. Mr. Lindner is an aerospace and aviation professional with more than 30 years of experience. He will begin his new position on April 5, 2021.
“I am humbled and honored to be selected as the Chief Executive Officer of Mojave Air and Spaceport,” said Mr. Lindner. “I have been provided the opportunity to join a high-performing staff, Board and aerospace community which is recognized nationally for the development of leading-edge innovations. I look forward to collaborating with the team and contributing to the facility’s continued success.”
Mr. Lindner most recently worked for the Jacksonville Aviation Authority, where he served as Director, Cecil Spaceport. In this role, he was responsible for the management of the operational, administrative, and regulatory elements of Cecil Spaceport, including development and fulfillment of strategic plans and objectives. He previously held the positions of Senior Manager, Aviation Planning & Development and Administrator of Planning, Grants & Environmental Programs. Mr. Lindner has also worked as an Airport Planner for Reynolds, Smith & Hills, Inc. and Haworth, Meyer & Boleyn.
Mr. Lindner earned his bachelor’s degree in Aerospace and a master’s degree in Airport and Airline Management and Administration from Middle Tennessee State University. He is a Certified Member (C.M.) of the American Association of Airport Executives and has served on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the Commercial Spaceflight Federation. Mr. Lindner is also a commercial pilot.