Deborah M. Luthi

Deborah M. Luthi, ARM

Deborah M. Luthi, ARM, RIMS President

Deborah Luthi is enterprise risk manager for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission. She currently serves as President of RIMS.

On RIMS board of directors she has been the liaison to the External Affairs Committee, Professional Development Committee, and Member & Chapter Services Committee.

Prior to her service on the board she served on the Technology Advisory Council, the Executive Council, Nominating Committee, the Strategic Planning Taskforce and was chair of the Member & Chapter Services Committee.

Ms. Luthi is a member of RIMS Golden Gate Chapter; as well as RIMS Sacramento Valley Chapter, which she helped to co-found in 1991.

Ms. Luthi, a graduate of the University of Kansas in art education, has focused her creativity for nearly 30 years on the art (and science) of risk management.

In November 2010, Deborah joined the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission where she will lead the PUC’s Enterprise Risk Management Program.

Previously, Deborah was Director, ERM for Matheson, Inc. bringing her transportation experience as risk manager for Sacramento Regional Transit District and two Fortune 500 companies.

Prior to Matheson, Deborah was Director of Risk Management at the University of California, Davis where her efforts were focused on promoting ERM in higher education.

In 2009 Deborah was named to Business Insurance’s Women to Watch list.