Linda founded the non-profit organization LINGOs — Learning for International NGOs. LINGO’s provides online learning to 70+ international nonprofits around the world including Save the Children, World Vision, The Nature Conservancy, and Habitat for Humanity. In 2009, Linda was a Finalist for the Integral Fellow Award from the Microsoft Alumni Foundation. She was selected as one of 5 out of 150 applicants for her humanitarian work at LINGOs.
Linda has also worked at Save the Children as an eLearning Manager where she deployed an online university for Save the Children employees and built K-12 education and technology programs in Bolivia, Ethiopia, and Azerbaijan. In the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, Linda worked at Microsoft in a variety of international marketing positions, including several years at the European, Middle East and Africa HQ where she managed 4% of Microsoft’s revenue for the region. Linda has a Master’s Degree in Instructional Technology from Syracuse University with an emphasis in artificial intelligence.