Spirit AeroSystems has named Mindy McPheeters as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective immediately.
McPheeters will be a member of Spirit’s executive leadership team and report directly to president and chief executive officer Tom Gentile.
McPheeters had been serving as interim general counsel for the company, and was previously vice president, deputy general counsel at Spirit.
“Mindy has gained an understanding of the many facets of our business and our industry during her tenure with the company,” said Gentile. “I look forward to her contributions as a member of our executive leadership team as we continue to transform Spirit into a more diversified company.”
During her six years at Spirit, McPheeters has also held positions overseeing various aspects of the company’s legal department, including litigation, commercial, employment and compliance. Prior to joining Spirit, McPheeters served as in-house counsel for Delta Dental of Kansas.