Linda joined the ILRC in January 2012. Linda's focus is on increasing brand awareness of the ILRC among immigration practitioners and reaching new target audiences. Her work involves promotion of ILRC's wide array of training manuals, live seminars, and webinar offerings. Working with the Deputy Director and other staff members, she utilizes marketing best practices to implement various online and traditional marketing campaigns. Linda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from San Francisco State University, and is currently enrolled in the Master of Public Administration program at Notre Dame de Namur University. She brings 15-plus years of experience in the area of marketing communications from a variety of for-profit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area. In addition to her professional experience, Linda has volunteered for a number of nonprofit organizations in the Bay Area, providing assistance with event planning, media relations, and collateral development. She is a native San Franciscan and conversant in Arabic.