Linda joins Orange County Community Foundation with years of experience in the nonprofit sector as a program coordinator, event coordinator and community liaison. She has also worked as a case manager for Kinship Caregivers and a School Counselor for elementary students. Linda holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Vanguard University and a master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California. Her greatest desire is to work with nonprofits and focus on operations and capacity building in order to strengthen their ability to fulfill their mission over time.
In her current role, Linda manages the fund set up process for all new donors from initial contact to fund opening. Additionally, Linda provides support to the Senior Director of Philanthropic Strategy and works with the Marketing and Communications team in event planning.
Linda grew up in Los Angeles, CA and now lives in Costa Mesa with her husband and two dogs. She is an avid traveler who enjoys camping, hiking, gardening, learning new hobbies and staying active.