Congratulations to Linda Thier recipient of the Pittsburgh Chapter 2020 ARCS Light Award. Linda is a self-employed financial consultant working with privately held companies and non-profits as a contract CFO. After graduating from Penn State, she began her career in public accounting and then consulted with companies in financial distress. She has been a member of ARCS since 2012 and currently serves as the Director of Finance. Linda currently serves on the ARCS Pittsburgh Nominating Committee, Endowment Committee, Ad Hoc Bylaws/Policies Task Force and the National Finance Committee. She is very active with other boards as well including Women’s Center and Shelter, Hosanna House, Whitaker House, Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church and The Women’s Board. She is a graduate of Leadership Pittsburgh. Linda resides in Fox Chapel with her husband Jay. They have 3 adult children.