Linda is passionate about cycling: she founded Dirty Freehub, an organization that promotes gravel riding by providing curated bicycle routes. Linda is also on the Board of Directors for Family Kitchen, an organization that provides free meals to the food insecure in Central Oregon.
Linda is the founder of the non-profit organization LINGOs — Learning for International NGOs -- which provides online learning to 70+ international nonprofits around the world including Save the Children, World Vision, The Nature Conservancy, and Habitat for Humanity.
Linda also founded Net Ingredients, a small web marketing consulting business. And she worked at Save the Children as an eLearning Manager. 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.