Linda supports economic development in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Pelham, Wainfleet and West Lincoln. She also works to advocate for and advance Niagara’s priority sectors of agriculture and tourism.
Previously, Linda led economic development in rural municipalities across Ontario as well as a federally funded business incubator in Northern Ontario. Living and working in both urban and rural centres, Linda has had the opportunity to see business, communications and economic development from a varied lens giving her a wholly objective stance in approaching and developing solutions in any situation. Through her Toronto-based consultancy, Linda facilitated companies through complex issues in change management, diversification and strategic planning.
She has directed private and non-profit organizations in identifying market opportunities and steering them in setting realistic and achievable goals. Her areas of study at Mohawk College, Carleton University and the University of Waterloo include Journalism, Communications and Economic Development as well as Business and Project Management through professional associations.